Pharmacy (Pre)

 

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Program Overview

The Pre-Pharmacy emphasis area, offered on our Scottsbluff campus, is designed to provide the student with a course of study that allows him/her the opportunity to be admitted to and to complete successfully the degree program at an accredited college of pharmacy.

Objectives

  • Provide a basic knowledge of the physical sciences so that the student can develop an understanding of the physical and chemical properties of the drugs encountered in the pharmaceutical profession.
  • Provide basic knowledge of the biological sciences so that the student has an understanding of the effects of drugs on the human body.
  • Provide the student with a foundation of communication skills and social sciences that allows the student to interact successfully with others.

Degrees & Certificates

Associate of Science in Pharmacy (Pre)

Career Opportunities

The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that in 2012, the median pay for Pharmacists with a doctoral or professional degree was $116,670 per year. Growth in jobs in this field for the decade 2012-2022 was projected to be 14%, as fast as average. (bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/pharmacists.htm)

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