Facts and Rankings

Top quality

World-class pharmacy education right here in Virginia.

The VCU School of Pharmacy is one of the nation's top-ranked programs, known worldwide for launching thousands of health-sciences careers. The school offers a strong curriculum focused on improving patient care through pharmaceutical research and state-of-the-art practice. Students study in master's, doctoral and post-doctoral programs. With satellite campuses at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and Inova Health System in Northern Virginia, the VCU School of Pharmacy is based in the VCU Health campus in Richmond, Virginia, and aligned with the hospitals, clinics and research of VCU Health. The school is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).

SUCCESS


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98%

2019 NAPLEX pass rate for 1st time takers


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83%

Residency acceptance rate


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95%

On-time graduation rate

Rankings

15th

in research funding from National Institutes of Health

#20

pharmacy school in the country U.S. News & World Report

Size

550

Pharm.D., Ph.D., M.S. students

$10.3

million in research funding

12

residents and fellows

3

campuses