• University of Charleston School of Pharmacy

    Small school . . . Meaningful Experience . . . Significant Impact

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    Doctor of Pharmacy

    At the UC School of Pharmacy, we want to demystify pharmacy and improve patient health through strong communication and education through our 4 year, Pharm.D. curriculum.

    School of Pharmacy Master's Programs

    The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy offers two distinct Master's programs:



    The UCSOP has extended our PharmCAS Application deadline to June 1, 2018.

    Supplemental Application

    Click here to complete the supplemental application for class of 2022.


    Phi Delta Chi Mid Atlantic Conference

    Registration is open for The Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference 2018!

    We are so happy to be hosting the 2018 Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference, MARC 2018, here in Charleston, WV from April 6th-8th, 2018!

    The theme of our conference is “Innovation in Pharmacy.” Exciting changes are in the air for current and future pharmacists which include the fundamental shifts happening in healthcare delivery methods to the increasing use of biologic and other non-traditional treatments to the incorporation of pharmacogenetics into medical decision-making. We look forward to discussing several different aspects of innovation in pharmacy during our workshops and continuing education sessions – check out our schedule on the conference website.


    Certification Program

    APhA Pharmacist & Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Certification Course

    University of Charleston School of Pharmacy is offering APhA Pharmacist & Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Certification Course on April 14, 2018 in Room #202/205, School of Pharmacy, 2300 MacCorkle Ave SE, Charleston, WV 25304.

    The live certification course is scheduled during 0800-1800 and will include a light breakfast, lunch, and refreshments during breaks. The APhA code and directions to access self-study materials and to submit CE credits will be provided to each registrant upon completion of registration. For more information contact Barbara Doak at 304-357-4854 or barbaradoak@ucwv.edu.

    Register now.

    School of Pharmacy in the News

    Generation Rx Program Teaches Kids the Dangers of Prescription Drug Misuse

    A group of UCSOP student pharmacists presented Generation Rx to a third grade classroom within the Kanawha County School District. Watch the video.

    UCSOP Professor’s Thoughts on Cigna’s Alternative to OxyContin

    Dr. Lindsay Acree, UCSOP Assistant Professor, weighs in on Cigna’s decision to no longer cover prescriptions for OxyContin. Watch the video.

    Celebrating American Pharmacists Month

    The University of Charleston celebrates American Pharmacist Month by highlighting a few of our faculty and staff who work so hard to train the next generation of pharmacists.


    Radio Blog

    The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy held a series of radio blog casts discussing various aspects of medication safety. To listen to the blog casts, please click on the link below.

    2018 UCSOP Pharmacy Summer Internship Program

    The UCSOP Pharmacy Summer Internship Program is an intensive 8-week summer program. Intern(s) will work on pharmacy related assigned projects and have the opportunity to shadow in a variety of pharmacy practice experiences. The assigned projects will vary from year-to-year. Program duties include, but are not limited to: developing, evaluating, and implementing pharmacy recruitment activities; coordinating summer programs; and assisting with UCSOP events. Opportunities for shadowing pharmacy practice or pharmaceutical science staff are available based on student interest. Interns will also complete the APHA Career Pathways Program as part of the experience in an effort to best determine potential career paths in the pharmacy profession.

    Download the application.


    Script Your Future

    The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy to Compete in Inter-Disciplinary Challenge to Improve Medication Adherence; Future pharmacists, nurses and physician assistants join national campaign to raise awareness about the urgency of medication adherence for chronic condition patients.

    Script Your Future  Click here to sign the pledge.

    Parent Talk Live: Script Your Future Medication Adherence Challenge

    The School of Pharmacy in conjunction with Forest of the Rain Productions hosted a LIVE one-hour radio program discussing topics related to Medication Safety and Medication Adherence. Listen to the recording here.