Quality Indicators (Pharm.D. Program)

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy’s vision, mission and goals are reflected in its faculty, staff, students and alumni. The college offers four areas in pharmacy education for new or advancing students, working pharmacists or other health sciences students seeking graduate training. The college’s research departments are an integral part of the University of Florida Health Science Center and are highly successful in attracting extramural research support.

The UF College of Pharmacy’s Pharm.D. curriculum prepares graduates in pharmacy to take independent professional responsibility for the outcome of drug therapy in patients. The reports below detail outcome data for all UF Pharm.D. graduates and includes information about on-time graduation, NAPLEX pass rate, MPJE pass rate and graduates entering residencies and fellowships.

Percent of graduates completing requirements for the Pharm.D. degree in the four-year time frame

2016201720182019
87%88%89%94%

Graduates: First-attempt pass rates on the North American Pharmacy Licensing Examination (NAPLEX)

 20152016201720182019
Number of Examinees273263277260219
UF College of Pharmacy Pass Rate94.5%94.3%89.2%91.9%88.1%
National Pass Rate92.6%85.9%87.9%89.5%88.3%

Graduates: First-attempt pass rates on the Multi-State Pharmacy Jurisprudence Examination (MJPE)

 201720182019
UF College of Pharmacy Pass Rate84.9%78.3%80.2%
State Pass Rate60.6%70.1%68.0%

Percent of graduates entering residencies and fellowships after graduation

201420152016201720182019
31%38%34.5%33.7%39%42%

UF College of Pharmacy

Accreditation

The UF College of Pharmacy Doctor of Pharmacy program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Commencement 2017

Accreditation Status

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education ‐ This report is in compliance with directives from the Accreditation Council on Pharmaceutical Education, the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education. The University of Florida College of Pharmacy Doctor of Pharmacy program has fulfilled the accreditation requirements set forth by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) for the Professional Degree Program in Pharmacy and has been granted Accreditation Status through June 30, 2021.

Policies and regulations pertaining to the accreditation process are available on the ACPE website or by contacting the ACPE Office (190 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 2850 Chicago, Illinois 60603‐3499 | Phone: (312) 664‐3575 | Fax: (866)‐228‐2631 | info@acpe‐accredit.org).

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges ‐ The University of Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC) and was reaffirmed in 2014. The next reaffirmation will be 2024.