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Pre-Pharmacy at Northeastern University

arsbeautyarsbeauty 3 replies6 threads New Member
edited August 2013 in Northeastern University
Is it possible to not apply to the 0-6 PharmD program but instead take pre-pharmacy courses at Northeastern to take the PCAT junior year to apply to pharmacy schools?
edited August 2013
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  • TomSrOfBostonTomSrOfBoston 16082 replies1082 threads Senior Member
    No, only pharmacy students can take pharmacy courses. You can take basic science courses of course. If they suspect that you are going to transfer out of NU, they will deny your application though.
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  • sjtsjt 146 replies40 threads Junior Member
    arsbeauty, I believe pre-pharmacy requisite courses would be the general classes all pre-pre-pharm isn't a major at Northeastern so you would be majoring in something else while taking the necessary classes. But yeah, Tom's also right in that you can't take actual pharm classes if you're not already a pharmacy major.
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  • hellowworldhellowworld 26 replies2 threads New Member
    Does NEU 6 year pharmacy program need to take PCAT, e.g. after concluding the second year?
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  • allyallykatallyallykat 8 replies0 threads New Member
    No PCAT necessary with the NEU program, It's a straight 0-6 program where once you're accepted, you remain in the program as long as you meet the GPA requirements from year to year. (I'm currently a 3rd year in the program)
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