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Fast Track - Spring Cohort

Important Dates - Spring Cohort [9 months]

Applications are due Tuesday, January 7, 2014. A maximum of 20 students are accepted to the program each year.

  • Interviews will be conducted Wednesday, January 8, 2014.
  • The program orientation will be conducted on Friday, January 10, 2014. 
  • Spring semester classes begin January 13, 2014.
  • Cohort Program Takes 9 months to complete
  • Graduation takes place October 2014.

Fast Track - Spring Cohort Schedule

 Course

Number 

Title 

Credit 

 PHRA

 1102

 Pharmacy Law

 1 

 PHRA

 1305

 Drug Classification

 3

 PHRA

 1309

 Pharmaceutical Mathematics I

 3

 PHRA

 1413  Community Pharmacy Practice  4

 PHRA

 1361  Clinical - Community Pharmacy  3
                                            First Semester Total Credit Hours  14

 

 

 

 Course

Number 

Title 

Credit 

 PHRA

 1304

 Pharmacotherapy & Disease Process

 3

 PHRA

 1345

 Compounding Sterile Preparations & Aseptic  Technique

 3

 PHRA

 1347

 Pharmaceutical Mathematics II

 3 

 PHRA

 1449

 Institutional Pharmacy Practice

 4

 

 

Second Semester Total Credit Hours

 13

 

 

 

 Course

Number 

Title 

Credit 

 PHRA

 1143

 Pharmacy Tech. Certification Review

 1 

 PHRA 1

 2361

 Clinical - Institutional Pharmacy

 3

 

 

Third Semester Total Credit Hours

 4

 

 

 

Program Schedule

1st Semester [January - May] 16 weeks:
  • Mondays (or) Wednesdays 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (students register for either Monday or Wednesday for the community pharmacy practice lab)
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00 am – 2:00 pm 
  • Clinical I begins during the last 8 weeks of the semester – which requires the student to complete 160 hours at their assigned retail pharmacy clinical site

2nd Semester [May-August] 14 weeks:

  • Mondays & Wednesday 9 – 10:45 am [with an option to have IV Admixture lab on Mondays (or) Wednesdays from 11 am – 2:25pm] 
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays 10 – 11:45 am [with an option to have Institutional Practice lab on Tuesdays (or) Thursdays Noon – 3:25 pm]

 

 

3rd Semester [August - October] 8 weeks :

  • Clinical II begins during the first 8 weeks of the semester and requires the student to complete 160 hours at their assigned hospital  pharmacy clinical site by the end of October 
  • Tuesdays from 9 – 11:00 am students will be taking the Pharmacy Technician Certification course for 8 weeks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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