Begin your journey to a career in pharmacy today!
Did you know that pharmacists are considered to be the most easily accessible healthcare professionals? Did you also know that pharmacist jobs in health systems and ambulatory care settings are expected to increase over the next 10 years? How about that there are over 90 unique career paths in pharmacy?
Students who are interested in pursuing a career in health care as a pharmacist can become involved in one or more of our pre-pharmacy programs. We offer a wide variety of pre-pharmacy programming ranging from one-on-one advising to a Career Specialty Series! We encourage you to find the program that is right for you and sign up today!
NEOMED College of Pharmacy Discovery Days are the perfect opportunity for anyone who would like a customized campus tour as well as personalized time with NEOMED faculty, staff and students. Discovery Days are a great way to become familiar with our campus as well as our NEOMED pharmily in a small group setting. This is a great program for those looking for a more individualized experience.
Undergraduate college students are invited to join our Pre-Pharmacy club at any time! The NEOMED Pre-Pharmacy club meets monthly offering both an in person and virtual option. Joining our Pre-Pharmacy club provides members with an inside look at the profession of pharmacy as well as a chance to network with current pharmacists and student pharmacists. The best part- there’s no cost to join!
Pharmacy Career Exploration Podcast Series
The Pharmacy Career Exploration Podcast Series is a unique opportunity for anyone who would like to learn more about various specialties in the field of pharmacy. These informational podcasts will feature pharmacists working in the cannabis industry, veterinary pharmacists, solid organ transplant pharmacists and many more. Career exploration podcasts are available to stream on demand!
Pharmacist Shadowing Program
Shadowing experiences are a terrific way to get a deeper understanding of the pharmacist’s role on the healthcare team. We invite high school students and college students to submit a request to shadow one of our many alumni and faculty who are practicing in diverse areas of pharmacy. Our alumni and faculty offer shadowing experiences in areas such as pediatric pharmacy, emergency medicine pharmacy, psychiatric pharmacy, and so much more!
Early Assurance Program
Would you like to get a head start on starting your journey to becoming a pharmacist? NEOMED College of Pharmacy’s Early Assurance program allows you to do just that. Eligible high school seniors, college freshmen, and college sophomores are encouraged to apply to our Early Assurance program to secure their seat in our college of pharmacy. Accepted candidates will experience exclusive perks such as access to a NEOMED Peer Mentor and invitations to attend events on campus.
Have a question or want to talk with an advisor?
Do you have specific questions about the profession of pharmacy or what steps you should be taking next to pursue a career as a pharmacist? Would you like personalized one-on-one advising time with a faculty member at NEOMED? Please feel free to schedule a one-on-one Zoom meeting with Dr. Abdlrasul (Dr. A), Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, director of Pipeline Programs for the Office of Student Success, Staff Pharmacist at Rootstown Community Pharmacy and NEOMED College of Pharmacy alum (’14).