Why Pharmacy at UW-Madison?

Doctor of Pharmacy Program

  • 4-year Professional degree program that prepares students to become pharmacists
  • 140 students admitted per year
  • 65% of incoming students hold an undergraduate degree
  • 61% of incoming students are from outside the University of Wisconsin-Madison

UW-SoP Graduation Statistics

  • 2016 On-Time Graduation Rate : 96%
  • 2016 NAPLEX exam pass rate: 94.62%
    (National pass rate: 85.86%)

 Placement of 2017 UW PharmD Graduates. Residency program: 48%; Employment in community pharmacy: 40%; Employment in non-community pharmacy setting (e.g., hospital pharmacy): 12%.

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Our Rankings

Ranking Organization UW-Madison Rank
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U.S. News & World Report #9

Why Choose the UW-Madison School of Pharmacy?


What sets us apart?

Pharmacy MAPP student members

Students and faculty reflect on the unique aspects of the UW-Madison PharmD program.

Preparing to Apply to our PharmD Program