University of Charleston

School of Pharmacy

Small School - Meaningful Experience - Significant Impact

Experience Pharmacy with UC

At the UCSOP we offer a technology-infused, dynamic, and rigorous curriculum that prepares our graduates to practice in today’s rapidly changing health care environment. We are proud to train tomorrow’s pharmacists for compassionate patient care, advocacy, and community engagement.

Pharmacy Admissions Welcome From the Dean

Some highlights of our program include:

    • Small campus and personalized attention
    • Individual connections through a 7:1 student to faculty ratio
    • One of the most affordable private school tuitions in the region
    • 100% of the Class of 2024 will receive a renewable scholarship ranging from $1,500 to $5,000 per year
    • Holistic admissions process- we look at you as a whole person, and not just the numbers
    • No Supplemental Application fee required
    • Didactic curriculum with active learning and a variety of elective courses
    • Unique clinical rotations inside and outside of West Virginia
    • Co-curricular activities in leadership, advocacy, interprofessional education, cultural awareness, public health, and scholarship
    • Opportunities to participate in community outreach and rural health initiatives in areas of disease management, medication adherence and safety, and substance use disorders
    • More than 90% of students in each of our classes are employed within the first year of graduation

UC in the Community

Our goal is to share our expertise in our communities to positively impact the health of those communities. We offer a variety of programs tailored to a variety of audiences to bring our pharmacists and healthcare knowledge to you and your organization.

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