PharmCAS Tips for Pharmacy School Applicants
Thinking about applying to pharmacy school? Watch our video series for tips to help you with the PharmCAS application process. Check out Pharm4Me on Twitter and Facebook Tuesdays @ 2PM for more tips!
Experience Your Future: The Importance of Shadowing and Observation Hours
Shadowing and observation hours are a vital way to gain experience and contribute to your professional school application. Find out what shadowing and observation hours are, why they matter, and how to find opportunities in your desired field.
Creating a Great Personal Statement
The personal statement is a vital part of the application process. It helps admissions representatives understand who you are, your unique experiences and why you chose to pursue a specific health profession.
Centralized Application Service
The Pharmacy College Application Service (PharmCAS) is a centralized application service that is used by the majority of pharmacist schools and colleges. Designed for first-year professional pharmacy degree applicants, PharmCAS offers a simple, efficient process to apply to multiple colleges and schools of pharmacy using a single Web-based application. High school students, B.S. Pharmacy degree graduates, and current student pharmacists who wish to transfer to another pharmacy degree program should contact institutions directly for instructions.
The Pharmacy Direct Entry Application Service (PharmDirect) is a centralized application service that is being provided to pharmacist schools and colleges with 0-6/7 and early assurance programs. Designed for high school applicants, PharmDirect offers a simple, efficient process to apply to direct entry PharmD degree programs (0-6/7 and early assurance) using a Web-based application.