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Challenges facing health care in the 21st century are numerous, and pharmacists will need excellent training in order to deal with these challenges in an interprofessional team. The SIUE School of Pharmacy is empowered to meet the needs of this evolving health care landscape.

The School's fully-accredited, professional program leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) offers students an interprofessional, integrated and team-based learning approach to pharmacy practice and pharmaceutical science education. Students gain invaluable experience in real-world settings through the School's experiential approach to education - working side-by-side with faculty members and preceptors who have gained national recognition for industry experience, research innovations and educational leadership.

The SIUE School of Pharmacy enhances health care today by creating and disseminating knowledge through discovery and research, and develops and translates new advances in pharmaceutical science utilizing state-of-the-art technology.

The School of Pharmacy focuses on excellence.

  • SIUE's pharmacy graduates have maintained excellent pass rates on the national pharmacy board exams.
  • The School offers a concurrent PharmD/MBA program with the SIUE School of Business and an Education Specialization in the PharmD degree.
  • Graduates of the School of Pharmacy have a 100 percent job placement rate.
  • SIUE was selected by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as one of 12 Centers of Excellence in Pain Education.
  • In 2011, the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) recognized the SIUE School of Pharmacy with a national award for Outstanding Institutional Practices in Student Learning Outcomes. SIUE is the only pharmacy school to be recognized with this prestigious award.
  • Class sizes range from 80-82 students, providing a small academic environment in which students thrive.

Questions about the application process and admissions procedures should be addressed to the SIUE School of Pharmacy Office of Professional and Student Affairs at 618-650-5150 or pharmacy@siue.edu.

To apply for admission to the School of Pharmacy, visit Apply to the School.