Pharmacy School Admissions

Pharmacy School Admissions at NEOMED

The College of Pharmacy at NEOMED provides multiple pathways for students interested in becoming a pharmacist through our Pharm.D. degree program. Future pharmacists can apply for admission after completing just 60 hours of prerequisite coursework as an undergrad, or secure a seat in pharmacy school as a high school student or as a freshman or sophomore in college.

Apply to NEOMED strating July 14th through PharmCAS to being study in August 2022. The PharmCAS application is available at https://www.pharmcas.org/application-instructions.

Please contact Ms. Kelly Jeroski at KJeroski@neomed.edu with your questions about how to apply to NEOMED or scroll down for more options to learn more about the NEOMED PharmD program.

Zoom Drop-In Days with Kelly

Do you have questions about how to apply for admission? Are you wondering whether you should apply to NEOMED now or apply for early assurance to join NEOMED in a year or two? Do you have a specific question about an admission requirement of a pre-requisite course?

Drop in virtually using Zoom videoconferencing and ask Ms. Kelly Jeroski, Assistant Director of Admission. Kelly works one-on-one with all of our pharmacy applicants and in a resident expert about how to apply for admission through PharmCAS. If Kelly doesn’t know the answer, she will find you who does!

  • Most Monday afternoons from 3:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. EDT
  • Most Wednesday afternoons from 3:00 p.m. –  4:45 p.m. EDT

 

Kelly keeps an open videoconference link using Zoom on those days and time. You should be able to just click the following link to open up a Zoom session and let Kelly know you are there. You don’t need an appointment.

If you would like to schedule time with Kelly on another day or time, just send her an email at KJeroski@neomed.edu or give her a call at 330.325.6267.

Talk Pharmacy School with Dr. Abdlrasul

Do you have specific questions about the profession of pharmacy or what steps you should take to pursue a career as a pharmacist? Are you applying to NEOMED right now and have questions about curriculum, careers, and rotations?

Wherever you are in your journey toward becoming a practicing pharmacist, make a one-on-one pre-admission advising appointment with Dr. Fady Abdlrasul (Dr. A) right now. Dr. Abdlrasul is an 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). So no matter what you want to know, Dr. A. offers a wealth of knowledge.

Schedule your appointment to meet virtually with Dr. A. at your earliest convenience.

Campus visits

Seeing is believing. We invite you and your family to visit the campus of NEOMED.

You may locate and reserve your campus visit opportunities through your new student portal at: http://discover.neomed.edu/inquiryform .

We want your visit to NEOMED to be welcoming, informative, and memorable. We are unable to accommodate walk-in visits. Please be sure to make a reservation to visit campus.

To check current NEOMED College of Pharmacy visit options, either visit your personalized self-service prospective student portal at discover.neomed.edu or just email Kelly Jeroski at KJeroski@neomed.edu.

Ohio Department of Health Covid-19 Information

As the Ohio Department of Health emergency orders and restrictions wind down, please consult the Ohio Department of Health Covid-19 site at https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/home for remaining travel advisories and other state and CDC recommendations.

Which Path to Becoming a Pharmacist is right for you?

Doctor of Pharmacy Program

Apply as early as within one calendar year of completing pre-professional requirements from an accredited institution.

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Early Assurance as an Undergrad

If you are interested in reserving your seat in pharmacy school as a college freshman or sophomore.

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Early Assurance from High School

If you are interested in reserving your seat in pharmacy school as a senior in high school.

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Who should apply?

Pharmacy school at NEOMED is designed for students with an interest in advancing community health in Northeast Ohio and beyond. Our typical applications include those who are interested in:

  • Becoming leaders in the emerging field of pharmacy as an integral part of the health care team
  • Advancing community health in community pharmacy or clinical settings through NEOMED’s distinctive residency track
  • Developing skills outside of the classroom at one of NEOMED’s hundreds of clinical practice sites throughout northeast Ohio
  • Changing the lives of the communities they serve, particularly medically underserved areas where they can make the greatest impact on patients’ lives
  • Challenging themselves with interprofessional coursework and hands-on experiences designed to prepare them to excel as professionals at the top of their pharmacy license.

Information for Guidance Counselors & College Advisors

Guidance counselors and college advisors are welcome to create and access a personal information portal with NEOMED to learn more about our programs and campus events.

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Why NEOMED?

98.6%

of the Class of 2018 are practicing as a pharmacist or pursuing a post-graduate education.

Naplex Pass Rate

NAPLEX first-time pass rates exceed the national average.

NEOMED: 98.6%
National Average: 89.5%

$100,000+

88.9% of the Class of 2018 earn more than $100,000 annually.

Contact

For admission questions pertaining to the College of Medicine, email jthompson@neomed.edu

For admission questions pertaining to the College of Pharmacy, email kjeroski@neomed.edu

For questions pertaining to interviews, email mmunger@neomed.edu

Thank you.