UF College of Pharmacy Mission statement

We improve the lives of others locally and globally through a climate of discovery to develop future leaders in pharmacy practice and science, support research across the spectrum from drug discovery to medication use in society, advance pharmacy practice to optimize patient-centered care and health care delivery and foster lifelong learning.

Vision Statement

Preeminence in education, pharmaceutical sciences research and patient care that optimizes the health and wellness of individuals and communities.

UF Pharmacy Research


#5 ranked pharmacy college in the nation by U.S. News & World Report

#1 ranked pharmacy college in Florida by U.S. News & World Report

AACP Research rankings

#3 ranked pharmacy college nationally in NIH funding

#3 ranked pharmacy college nationally in federal funding

#4 ranked pharmacy college nationally in total funding

Annual research growth (in millions)

2020 research rankings graph

Student Enrollment


Online M.S. students

Online Learning


Pharm.D. students

UF College of Pharmacy classroom learning.


Ph.D. and Residential M.S. students

Eric Krause in lab

faculty in leadership roles

UF College of Pharmacy faculty who have held presidential leadership roles in national and international organizations in the last five years.


David Deremer

Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association

DeRemer, David 400x600


Michelle Farland

Team-Based Learning Collaborative

Michelle Farland 600x400


Julie Johnson

American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Dean Johnson headshot


Christopher McCurdy

American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists

Christopher McCurdy


Almut Winterstein

International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology

Winterstein, Almut 400x600

Underrepresented minorities


72% Graduate student URM

31% Pharm.D. student URM

23% Online master’s student URM

18% Staff URM

6% Faculty URM

Number of Graduates Securing Residencies

#1 in the nation in graduates securing ASHP residency positions for five consecutive years (2016-20)

145 graduates secured residencies in 2020.

23 states and Washington D.C. represented

Accreditation information

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

The University of Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s, education specialists and doctoral degrees.