Student Outcomes

PharmD Graduation Rates
  On-Time Graduation Rate for UW-SoP Five-Year Graduation Rate
for UW-SoP
2017 92% 96%
2018 91% 95%
2019
95% *

* Data to be released in May 2020
Based on institutional data.

Placement in Residency Training

Percentage of applicants matched with residency training programs.

  2017 2018 2019
UW-SoP applicant pool 83% 88% 80%
National applicant pool 69% 65% 64%

Data based on ASHP matches.

Residency Setting

Residency Setting for 2019 UW PharmD Graduates
Combined PGY1 Residency –
Master’s Program
10%
Ambulatory Care 7%
Community Pharmacy 11%
General Pharmacy 65%
Specialty Pharmacy 4%
Acute Care Pharmacy 3%
Post-graduation Placement
PLACEMENT AREA 2017 2018 2019
Employment within pharmacy 48% 49% 28%
Residency or Post-graduate education 45% 49% 55%
Other/Lost to follow up 7% 2% 17%

Data based on an employment survey completed by graduating students in May of each year.  Note: A 6-month survey was administered for the first time in 2018.

Placement Timing
  2017 2018 2019
At time of graduation 91% 91% 87%*
Within 90 days of graduation 94% 95% 89%*
Within 6 months of graduation 98%

Data based on an employment survey completed by graduating students each year. Note: A 6-month follow-up was conducted for first time in 2018.
* Based on the number of completed surveys

PharmD Post-Graduation Employment
 
NAPLEX Pass Rates

UW-Madison First-Time Pass Rates for the North American Pharmacist Licensure Exam (NAPLEX)

The NAPLEX assesses knowledge, judgment, and skills that all pharmacists are expected to demonstrate in practice.


Year UW-Madison SoP Graduates All ACPE-accredited Schools and Colleges of Pharmacy
2018 98.33% 89.46%
2017 99.20% 87.95%
2016 94.62% 85.86%
MPJE Pass Rates

UW-Madison First Attempt Pass Rates for the Multi-State Pharmacy Jurisprudence Exam (MPJE):

The MJPE assesses candidates’ knowledge of state and federal laws governing the practice of pharmacy.


Year UW-Madison SoP Graduates All ACPE-accredited Schools & Colleges of Pharmacy *
2018 92.45% 83.76%
2017 95.37% 85.20%
2016 95.45% 87.74%

* Includes all schools and colleges of pharmacy in states where the MPJE is administered

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