Requirements for Graduation

Semester Hours 

Pre-Pharmacy

90

First Three Years

     (includes 10 hours of Professional Electives)

109

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (IPPE)

     (includes 300 clock hours)

7.5

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE)

     (includes 1600 clock hours)

40

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS

246.5


 First Year (P1)

First Semester - 18 Semester Hours  
Course Sem Hours
PHPR 550  Legal and Ethical Principles I 2
PHPR 560  Pharmacy and Health Care 3
PHPR 562  Introduction to Drug Information 2
PHPR 552  Pharmaceutical Care I 2
PHSC 550  Introduction to Pharmaceutical Sciences 4
PAMM 690 Biology of Disease 5
Second Semester - 18 Semester Hours  
Course Sem Hours
PHPR 502  Aseptic Technique 1
BIOC 514  Applied Biochemistry 4
PAMM 550  Microbiology 3
CLS 522  App of Clinical Med Microbiology and Immunology 1
PAMM 509  Immunology

2

PHPR 556  Pharmacuetical Care II 2
PHSC 570  Pharmaceutical Sciences I 4
PHPR 572  Introduction to Contemporary Compounding 1

Second Year (P2)

 
Third Semester - 18 Semester Hours  
Course Sem Hours
PHAR 680  Pharmacology I

5

PHPR 659  Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery 0.5
PHPR 672  Pharmacotherapy I 5.5
PHSC 626  Medicinal Chemistry I 4
PHSC 670  Pharmaceutical Sciences II 3
Fourth Semester - 17 Semester Hours  
Course Sem Hours
PHAR 682  Pharmacology II  4
PHPR 674  Pharmacotherapy II  7
PHSC 628  Medicinal Chemistry II  3
PHSC 672  Pharmaceutical Sciences III  3

Third Year (P3)

 
Fifth Semester - 17.5 Semester Hours  
Course Sem Hours
PHPR 662  Pharmacy Practice Management 3
PHPR 622  Drug Literature Eval and Research Methods 3
PHPR 676  Pharmacotherapy III 8.5
Professional Electives 3
Sixth Semester - 20.5 Semester Hours  
Course Sem Hours
PHPR 554  Professional Development 3
PHPR 650  Legal and Ethical Principles II 2
PHPR 678  Pharmacotherapy IV 8.5
Professional Electives 7

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (P1, P2 & P3)

 
Course Sem Hours

PHPR 602  Community Pharmacy Clerkship
(completed summer prior to P2 year)

3
PHPR 604  Institutional Pharmacy Clerkship
(completed summer prior to P3 year)
3
PHPR 606  Drug Information Clerkship
(completed in P3 year - May-March)
0.5
PHPR 608  Patient Care Activities
(completed in P1, P2 and P3 years)
1

Fourth Year (P4)

 
Acute Care Level I Options - 4 Semester Hours x 4 Weeks 
PHPR 720  Pediatric Pharmacy  
PHPR 724  Inpatient Clinical Pharmacy  
PHPR 726  Psychiatric Pharmacy  
PHPR 729  Acute Institutional Care  
Acute Care Level II Options - 4 Semester Hours x 4 Weeks 
PHPR 730  Adult Cardiology  
PHPR 731  Critical Care Pharmacy  
PHPR 733  Adult Oncology  
PHPR 734  Nephrology  
PHPR 735  Solid Organ Transplant  
PHPR 736  Advanced Pediatric  
PHPR 738  Emergency Services  
PHPR 747  Acute Advanced Geriatric  
PHPR 749  Acute Level II/Other  
Ambulatory Care Level I Options - 4 Semester Hours x 4 Weeks 
PHPR 750  Adult Medicine  
PHPR 755  Outpatient Surgery  
PHPR 756  Indian Health Services  
PHPR 757  Ambulatory Care Siouxland CHC  
PHPR 758  Ambulatory Care Level I  
Ambulatory Care Level II Options - 4 Semester Hours x 4 Weeks  
PHPR 760  Ambulatory Care Clinic   
PHPR 761  Family Medicine Clinic  
PHPR 762  Family Medicine Clinic  
PHPR 763  Ambulatory Care Clinic  
PHPR 766  Geriatric Ambulatory Care  
PHPR 770  Adult Medicine  
PHPR 773  Ambulatory Care  
Community Pharmacy Options - 4 Semester Hours x 4 Weeks 
PHPR 700-709  Community Pharmacy  
Non-Direct Patient Care Options - 4 Semester Hours x 4 Weeks 
PHPR 780  Drug Information  
PHPR 781  Managed Care Pharmacy  
PHPR 783  Drug Utilization Review  
PHPR 784  Nuclear Pharmacy  
PHPR 786  Long Term Care Pharmacy  
PHPR 788  Clinical Research  
PHPR 790  Drug Information  
PHPR 792  Veterinary Pharmacy  
PHPR 793  Pharmacy Management  
PHPR 795  Pharmacy Practice Research  
PHPR 796  Pharmacy Regulation  
Elective Options - 16 Semester Hours x 16 Weeks 
PHPR 710-719  Institutional Pharmacy Practice  
PHPR 798  International Studies  
PHPR 799  Special Circumstance  

 

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