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Need help navigating the campus or the curriculum? Every first-year pharmacy student is matched to an upper-class pharmacy student who's "been there, done that" at Rutgers.

Make a difference in the health of another.

Launch your pharmacy career at one of the most selective-- and best-- pharmacy schools in the nation. Foremost in New Jersey, the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers attracts students from around the world. Why? Rutgers pharmacy students are part of a world-renowned university at the epicenter of the pharmaceutical industry. New Jersey has one of the nation’s top 5 biotechnology clusters and hosts 15 of the world's 25 largest pharmaceutical companies. 

You can join a common-purpose community working toward a six-year Pharm. D., the terminal degree in the field. Coursework is challenging. Training is laboratory based. And the faculty is internationally recognized for research and expertise. The program’s highlight: a full year of professional placements in pharmacies, hospitals, research labs and corporate settings.

What makes a Rutgers pharmacy degree so valuable?
  • Our pass rate on the pharmacist licensure exam averages 94.38% during the past five years.
  • Other high-demand careers—pharmaceutical executive, biomedical researcher, health care manager, and more—are open to pharmacy graduates.
  • Pharmacy degrees are an impressive credential for graduate and professional schools in law and medicine.

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