About the College

Facts & Figures

Accreditation

The College of Pharmacy doctor of pharmacy program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

Learn more about NEOMED’s accreditation

At a Glance

98.6%

  • first-time NAPLEX pass rate for the class of 2018

7:1
student to faculty ratio

97%

  • of students would choose NEOMED again

95.4%
overall first-time MPJE pass rate

315
Pharm.D. students

88%
of 2017 graduates are practicing in Ohio

98.5%

  • overall first-time NAPLEX pass rate

86%
of the class of 2018 graduated on time

97%

  • of the class of 2017 is employed

College of Pharmacy at NEOMED

For more detailed reports, please refer to the Office of Assessment.

Graduation Rates:

2018             2017 2016 2015
(n=80) % (n=76) % (n=74) % (n=66) %
Graduating in 4 Years 69 86% 69 91% 59 80% 53 80%
Delayed Graduation 6* 8% 5** 8% 7 9% 9 14%
Withdrew/Dismissed 5 6% 2 1% 8 11% 4 6%
Graduation Rate 75 94% 74 99% 66 89% 62 94%

*4 students projected to graduate in 2019; 2 students projected to graduate in 2020 or later
**3 students projected to graduate in 2019

NAPLEX First Attempt Pass Rate:

2018 2017 2016 2015
n % n % n % n %
NEOMED 70 98.57% 75 92% 67 97.01% 61 96.72%
National 14,103 89.46% 14,087 87.95% 14,190 85.86% 13,786 92.64%
Ohio 596 93.96% 629 91.26% 631 91.44% 585 96.24%

MPJE Ohio First Attempt Pass Rate:

2018 2017 2016 2015
n % n % n % n %
NEOMED (Ohio) 65 95.38% 67 97.01% 57 96.49% 50 98%
National 8,705 83.76% 8,864 85.20% 8,688 83.77% 8,474 93.97%
Ohio 455 91.87% 471 92.78% 511 96.02% 466 99.49%

Job Placement*:

2017 2016 2015
(n=77) % (n=67) % (n=61) %
Position
Practicing as a Pharmacist 53 68.8% 43 64.2% 43 70.5%
Employed in a Pharmacy Related Field or Position 2 2.6% 0 0% 1 1.6%
Post-Graduate Education 18 23.4% 22 32.8% 17 27.9%
Placements actively being sought or unknown 4 4.2% 2 3% 0 0%
Location
Practicing in Ohio 64 87.7% 55 91.7% 49 81.7%
Practicing out-of-state 9 12.3% 5 8.4% 11 12.3%

*2018 results will be posted once results are calculated

Residency:

2018 2017 2016 2015
(n=69) % (n=77) % (n=67) % (n=61) %
PGY-1 Residency
Applied for Residency 31 45% 23 28% 26 35% 25 28%
Placement Rate 24 77% 19 83% 24 92% 19 76%

CONTACT

Office of Assessment
Phone: 330.325.6596
Email: copassessment@neomed.edu

OFFICE OF ASSESSMENT

College of Pharmacy at NEOMED