2011 – 2012:
572 Pharm.D. students
77 B.S. Pharmaceutical Science students
66 Graduate students
SAT/ACT/GPA: Average SAT for those offered admission for the fall of 2013 was a 1961 (combined CR, Math and Writing), average ACT was a 29 and the average high school GPA was a 4.14.
Applicants: Approximately 1,100 highly qualified students applied for 130 places in the Pharm.D. program (2013)
Preceptors: Approximately 180 preceptors used for final year rotations (2012-2013)
Class of 2013:
NAPLEX Pass Rate: 99%
(Pharm.D. students graduating in 2013 from URI, taking the national licensing exam for the first time, source National Associate of Boards of Pharmacy)
MPJE Pass rate: 96%
(Pharm.D. students graduating in 2013 from URI, taking the national pharmacy law exam in Rhode Island for the first time, source National Associate of Boards of Pharmacy)
On-Time Graduation: 100 Students graduated in the Pharm.D. Class of 2013; this represents an on-time graduation rate of 93% for the students who started the professional program (P1 year) in 2009.
Employment: May 2013, 97% of the graduates reported that they have employment plans in pharmacy.
Residencies: 28% of the class matched to an ASHP accredited PGY1 residency.
Further Education: 8-10% of graduates had plans to continue their education with the MBA being the predominate degree.
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2010: Research awards totaling $11,700,000, which was 11.5% of URI’s research dollars.
2010: When adjusted for the number of faculty, URI ranked 21st in NIH funding among all colleges of pharmacy.
2012 – 2013: Pharmacy Outreach celebrated over 25 years of services to RI and presented over 700 programs reaching over 10,000 people at numerous locations around Rhode Island.
2012 – 2013: More than 2,000 pharmacists and pharmacy technicians earned ACPE continuing pharmacy education credits though programs offered by the Office of Continuing Professional Development.