There are currently 130 pharmacy schools in the United States.

Pharmacy School Admission Requirements
(the PSAR), published every year by the Association of American of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), provides comprehensive information on all of these schools.

By the Book

When it comes to pharmacy school admissions, "doing it by the book" refers to the PSAR. The information provided in this book comes from the schools themselves. The first part of the PSAR includes profiles of all the pharmacy schools in the U.S. The second section includes tables detailing applicant profiles, requirements, programs offered, and more. Every school profiled in the PSAR contains the following entries:

  • General Information
  • Curriculum
  • Requirements
  • Deadlines
  • Tuition
  • Contact
  • Information

You can order the PSAR at or by writing or calling:

Association of American of Colleges of Pharmacy
1426 Prince Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314-2814
703-836-8982 (fax)