PCAT and Other Tests

Use this table to determine whether you are required or recommended to take the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT), a standardized exam administered by Pearson. Refer to the PharmCAS School Directory for program-specific information.

You can compare individual programs by checking boxes in the “Compare” column and then clicking “Apply Filter.” You can also use the dropdown filter to view and compare programs by PCAT requirement.

PCAT and Other Tests
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Institution Program Location PCAT Requirement Other Admissions Tests
Albany CPHS - NY NY Optional No
American U Hlth Sci CA Optional No
Appalachian COP VA Optional No
Auburn U AL Optional Yes
Belmont U TN Not Required or Considered No
Binghamton U NY Recommended Yes
Butler U-Indy IN Not Required or Considered No
California Hlth Sci U CA Not Required or Considered No
California Northstate U CA Not Required or Considered No
Campbell U NC Not Required or Considered No
Cedarville U OH Not Required or Considered No
Chapman U CA Recommended No
Chicago State U IL Not Required or Considered No
Concordia U Wisconsin WI Optional No
Creighton U-Distance Distance Optional No
Creighton U-Omaha, NE NE Optional No
Creighton U-Phoenix, AZ AZ Optional No
D'Youville C NY Recommended No
DYouville C Online NY Optional No
Drake U IA Optional Yes
Duquesne U Distance Required No
East Tennessee St U TN Not Required or Considered No
Fairleigh Dickinson U NJ Optional Yes
Ferris St U MI Not Required or Considered No
Florida A&M U FL Not Required or Considered No
Harding U AR Optional No
High Point U NC Optional No
Howard U DC Recommended No
Husson U ME Required Yes
Idaho St U - AK AK Not Required or Considered No
Idaho St U ID Not Required or Considered No
Keck Graduate Inst CA Not Required or Considered No
LECOM - FL FL Optional Yes
LECOM - Online Distance Optional Yes
LECOM - PA PA Optional Yes
Larkin U FL Recommended No
Lebanese American U Int'l Not Required or Considered No
Lipscomb U TN Optional No
Loma Linda U CA Not Required or Considered No
Long Island U NY Recommended No
Manchester U-Distance Distance Optional Yes
Manchester U IN Optional Yes
Marshall B Ketchum U CA Optional No
Marshall U WV Not Required or Considered No
MCPHS - Boston MA Not Required or Considered No
MCPHS - Manchester NH Not Required or Considered No
MCPHS - Worcester MA Not Required or Considered No
Med C Wisconsin WI Optional Yes
Med U South Carolina SC Optional No
Mercer U GA Optional No
Midwestern U - IL IL Optional Yes
Midwestern U - AZ AZ Optional Yes
North Dakota St U ND Required Yes
NEOMED U OH Optional No
Northeastern U MA Not Required or Considered No
Northeastern U - Transfer Students MA Not Required or Considered No
Northeastern U - Dual MA Not Required or Considered No
Notre Dame Maryland U MD Not Required or Considered No
Nova Southeastern U - Int'l FL Not Required or Considered No
Nova Southeastern U FL Recommended Yes
Ohio Northern U OH Not Required or Considered No
Oregon St U OR Not Required or Considered No
Pacific U Oregon OR Not Required or Considered No
Palm Beach Atlantic U FL Conditionally Required Yes
PCOM - GA GA Recommended Yes
Presbyterian C SC Optional No
Purdue U IN Not Required or Considered No
Regis U CO Optional Yes
Roosevelt U IL Optional No
Rosalind Franklin U Med Sci IL Conditionally Required No
Roseman U Hlth Sci NV Optional No
Rutgers U NJ Conditionally Required No
Samford U AL Optional Yes
Shenandoah U VA Optional No
South College (TN) TN Optional Yes
South Dakota St U SD Optional Yes
South U - GA GA Not Required or Considered No
Southern Illinois Edwardsville IL Not Required or Considered No
Southwestern Oklahoma St U OK Optional Yes
St. John Fisher C NY Optional No
St. John Fisher C Online Distance Optional No
St. John's U NY Not Required or Considered No
Sullivan U KY Optional Yes
Temple U PA Not Required or Considered No
Texas A&M U TX Optional No
Texas Southern U TX Required No
Texas Tech U HSC TX Optional No
Ohio St U, The OH Optional Yes
U of Arizona, The AZ Not Required or Considered No
U of Findlay, The OH Not Required or Considered No
U of Iowa, The IA Optional No
U of Kansas, The KS Optional No
U of Louisiana Monroe, The LA Optional No
U of Mississippi, The MS Conditionally Required Yes
U of New Mexico, The NM Not Required or Considered No
U of North Carolina Chapel Hill NC Optional No
U of Oklahoma,The OK Optional No
U of Rhode Island, The RI Not Required or Considered Yes
U of Tennessee, The TN Not Required or Considered No
U of Texas Austin, The TX Optional No
U of Texas El Paso, The TX Optional No
U of Texas Tyler, The TX Not Required or Considered No
U of Toledo, The OH Optional No
Thomas Jefferson U PA Optional No
Touro C - NY NY Recommended No
Touro U - CA CA Not Required or Considered No
Union U TN Optional No
U at Buffalo NY Optional Yes
U of Arkansas Med Sci AR Conditionally Required No
U of California, San Diego CA Not Required or Considered No
U of California, Irvine CA Not Required or Considered No
U of California, San Francisco CA Optional No
U of Charleston WV Optional Yes
U of Cincinnati OH Optional No
U of Colorado CO Optional No
U of Connecticut CT Not Required or Considered No
U of Florida FL Optional No
U of Georgia GA Recommended No
U of Hawaii Hilo HI Optional No
U of HS & Pharm in St. Louis MO Optional Yes
U of Houston TX Optional No
U of Illinois Chicago IL Optional No
U of Kentucky KY Not Required or Considered No
U of Maryland MD Recommended Yes
U of Maryland Eastern Shore MD Optional Yes
U of Michigan MI Optional No
U of Minnesota MN Conditionally Required No
U of Missouri-Kansas City MO Optional No
U of Montana MT Required No
U of Nebraska Med Ctr NE Recommended No
U of New England ME Not Required or Considered No
U of North Texas HSC TX Optional No
U of Pittsburgh PA Optional No
U of Puerto Rico PR Required No
U of Saint Joseph CT Optional Yes
U of South Carolina SC Optional No
U of South Florida FL Optional No
U of Southern California CA Not Required or Considered Yes
U of the Incarnate Word TX Optional No
U of the Pacific CA Not Required or Considered No
U of the Pacific - Pre-Pharm CA Not Required or Considered No
U of the Sci Philadelphia PA Optional No
U of Utah UT Conditionally Required No
U of Washington WA Not Required or Considered No
U of Wisconsin - Madison WI Optional Yes
U of Wyoming WY Optional Yes
Virginia Commonwealth U VA Optional No
Washington St U WA Not Required or Considered No
Wayne St U MI Conditionally Required No
West Coast U CA Not Required or Considered No
West Virginia U WV Optional No
Western New England U MA Recommended No
Western U Hlth Sci CA Not Required or Considered No
Wilkes U PA Not Required or Considered No
William Carey U MS Not Required or Considered No
Wingate U NC Optional No
Xavier U Louisiana LA Not Required or Considered No