The University of Saint Joseph Doctor of Pharmacy program deadline to apply is June 1, 2023. Please note that the PCAT is optional. Please contact the Office of Pharmacy Admissions at 860.231.5858 or for additional information.
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  acad_health: 'No'
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  active: 'Yes'
  ac_cpr: 'No'
  ac_deposit_details: 'All deposits are applied toward tuition and are non-refundable.'
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    - 'Yes'
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    - 'Yes'
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    - ''
    - ''
    - 'Yes'
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  credit_hour_policies: ''
  crit_gpa_info: ''
  crit_mingpa: '2.8'
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  deadline_date: 'June 1, 2023'
  drug_radio: 'Yes'
  dual_concurrent: 'National accrediting bodies and organizations in pharmacy education have emphasized the importance of pharmacists being trained in public health. In response to the growing demand, the Department of Nutrition and Public Health and the School of Pharmacy have created a new dual-degree program in Doctor of Pharmacy and Master of Public Health (PharmD/MPH). The pharmacy program is in-person and Master of Public Health (MPH) is fully online in conjunction with the MPH curriculum.'
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  dual_deg: 'Yes'
    - 'Yes'
  dual_oth_desc: ''
    - 'Yes'
    - 'US Citizens'
    - 'US Permanent Residents'
    - 'US Temporary Residents'
    - 'Canadian Citizens'
    - 'Foreign (non-US) Citizens with a Visa'
    - 'Foreign (non-US) Citizens'
    - 'Other Non-Citizens (e.g. DACA Students)'
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  for_other: 'USJ accepts evaluations from World Education Services (WES) only. Evaluations must be for grade and degree equivalency, if applicable. Please order the WES ICAP service to ensure that copies of your transcripts will be included with the evaluation report.'
  for_policy_radio: '1'
    - 'Yes'
  institution_name: 'University of Saint Joseph (CT)'
    - 'Yes'
    - 'Yes'
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    - 'Yes'
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      pre_coursesubject: Microbiology
      pre_coursetitle: 'Microbiology (with Laboratory) '
    - pre_courseqtr: '12'
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      pre_coursesubject: 'Anatomy & Physiology'
      pre_coursetitle: 'Human Anatomy & Physiology (with Laboratory) '
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    - pre_courseqtr: '4.5'
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      pre_coursesubject: Physics
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  lor_c1a_radio: 'Recommended but Not Required'
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  lor_c1c_radio: Varies
  lor_c2a_radio: 'Conditionally Accepted'
  lor_c2b_text: 'Composite letters may count as one reference letter.'
  lor_c2c_radio: Varies
  lor_details: 'We do not accept letters of reference from family members or friends.  A minimum of two references are required. We require one academic letter (Professor, Advisor, or Dean). The second letter should be from an employer, another Professor, or an Academic Advisor.'
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    Pharmacist: ACCEPTED
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  notify_title: 'The University of Saint Joseph Doctor of Pharmacy program deadline to apply is June 1, 2023. Please note that the PCAT is optional. Please contact the Office of Pharmacy Admissions at 860.231.5858 or for additional information.'
    - 'Yes'
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    'Non-Science Course Prerequisites': 'Yes'
    'Science Course Prerequisites with Labs': 'Yes'
    'Science Course Prerequisites without Labs ': 'Yes'
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    'Science Course Prerequisites with Labs': 'Yes'
    'Science Course Prerequisites without Labs ': 'Yes'
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    - 'Yes'
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  pre_complete: 'All outstanding required course prerequisites must be completed prior to the fall start date.'
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    - 'Yes'
  program_description: |
    The University of Saint Joseph’s Doctor of Pharmacy program enables you to earn a Pharm.D. degree in just three years. The program promotes the emergence of competent and compassionate pharmacists who can advance pharmacy practice models, engage in community service, and foster the advancement of research and scholarship.
    USJ’s Pharm.D. program takes an experiential education approach. During the program of study, you can dive head-first into clinical practice in a community or institutional pharmacy to obtain hands-on experience. You can apply theoretical knowledge to a real-world setting and receive guidance from professional supervisors. Emphasizing real-world application, our program prepares you to sit for the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination® (NAPLEX) exam and pursue careers in clinical research, medical sales, pharmacology, product/process development, and beyond.
    The Doctor of Pharmacy program maintains a low student-to-faculty ratio to ensure students have the attention that they deserve. As a Pharm.D. student, you have the opportunity to build mentoring relationships with USJ’s faculty and receive personal guidance from them. With an engaging learning environment, you can also collaborate with your peers and expand your professional network. USJ students are encouraged to serve the community and each Pharm.D. student completes at least 20 hours of health-related community service annually.
    The 3-calendar year Pharm.D. program is designed with two interwoven and complementary components: didactic and experiential, with the experiential learning component occurring throughout the entire curriculum. Students progress through the program in cohorts, using a modified block schedule (studying one course at a time) and mastering the subject material before moving to the next course. This approach has a proven record of increasing students’ ability to master the didactic material and provides students with a rich experiential education.
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    - 'Yes'
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  pubpriv_inst: Private
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  spp_1: '7'
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    - 'Yes'
  tests_other_radio: 'Yes'
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    - DAT
    - GMAT
    - GRE
    - MCAT
    - OAT
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  tests_pcat_radio: Optional
  tests_pcat_text: 'If you plan to enroll for fall 2023, the latest PCAT we will consider is July 2023.'
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  tests_tt_text: |
    English language testing is required for all applicants who are non-native English speakers who reside in a country where English is not the primary language, unless the applicant has earned or is degree pending (will have earned by anticipated matriculation date) a bachelor's degree or graduate degree following three or more years of campus-based post-secondary instruction in the United States.
    PharmD applicants can use any of the following standardized tests to meet our English language requirement:
    TOEFL - 79 IBT
    IELTS - 6.5 Academic
    Duolingo – 105
    - 'Yes'
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