UF College of Pharmacy Overview
The University of Florida College of Pharmacy’s vision, mission and values are reflected in its faculty, staff, students and alumni. The college develops and maintains a curriculum of sufficient length and quality to be consistent with the profession’s concept of pharmaceutical care, with respect to American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and the Center for the Advancement of Pharmacy Education guidelines.
The oldest college in the UF Health Science Center, UF College of Pharmacy was established in 1923. Today, the college is ranked among the top colleges and schools of pharmacy in the nation. In keeping with the University of Florida mission, the college is dedicated to excellence in pharmacy research, service, and educational programs enhanced through online technologies.
The college prepares students who seek academic training and degrees in professional practice and graduate research areas. The doctor of pharmacy degree is offered to students in four Florida cities, and also to working pharmacists with bachelor’s degrees across the United States.
The college is accredited through the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, the national agency for the accreditation of professional degree programs in pharmacy and providers of continuing pharmacy education.