Below is a list of resources for students who are interested in applying to pharmacy school. This is not an exhaustive list of resources and it is recommended you meet with the Center frequently to discuss your overall progress. Pre-pharmacy at GVSU
Pharmacy School Resources
Career Guide This link provides information to helpful Careers in Pharmacy Information.
Fact Sheet The pharmacy school fact sheet gives a basic outline of the requirements for pharmacy school, including the national statistics for those admitted as well as suggestions for how to become a successful applicant.
Fact Sheets for Michigan Pharmacy Schools
Colleges, PharmD This link, provided by the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), lists the contact information for U.S. Pharmacy Programs.
Michigan Colleges of Pharmacy Link compares the prerequisite courses to the 3 Colleges of Pharmacy in Michigan
PCAT This links to the Pharmacy College Admissions Test.
PharmCAS The Pharmacy College Application Service (PharmCAS) is utilized by many U.S. Colleges of Pharmacy.
APhA The American Pharmacists Association maintains helpful information about the profession.
Shadowing Lists This list is not an exhaustive list of potential places to shadow. It is highly recommend that you contact pharmacists early in your career to see about shadowing them and/or regularly volunteering in a clinical setting.
Volunteer Information The GVSU Community Service Learning Center organizes one-day and on-going service and volunteer events for GVSU students. Stop by their office at 1110B Kirkhof Center or visit their website for more information. Look under Community Partner Program & Events for one-day and on-going opportunities.