Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

PCAT (Pharmacy College Admissions Test) - PCAT School Code is 176

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Q. Is the PCAT required for admission?
A.  Yes. The PCAT (Pharmacy College Admissions Test) is required for admission into the PharmD Program. The MCAT, GRE, or any other admissions tests are not accepted.

Q. Is there a minimum PCAT requirement?
A.  Yes, we require a minimum 40 composite percentile score to apply for admission.

Q. When should I take the PCAT?
A.  The PCAT should be taken no later than the October examination dates prior to the year that you are seeking admission. For example, if you are seeking admission for fall 2015, you must take the PCAT examination no later than the October 2014 test dates.  Test scores taken later than October 2014 will not be considered for the 2015 application cycle. 

Q. Will you review my application without my PCAT score?
A.  No, only complete applications will be reviewed.

Q. I took my PCAT several years ago, will you accept these scores?
A.  We will not accept PCAT scores older than three (3) years.

Q. Where can I find more information about the PCAT?
A.  You can find out more information about the PCAT at the following website:

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  4. PharmD Program
  5. PharmCAS
  6. Supplemental Application
This page last updated 30th Jul 2014