The program leading to the Entry-to-Practice Doctor of Pharmacy is designed to prepare graduates for contemporary and future pharmacy practice in healthcare settings such as community, primary care, ambulatory care, and hospital practice; and for industry, government, and other specialized fields. The program satisfies the requirements of the College of Pharmacists of BC for academic qualification for licensing in BC. It also meets standards approved by the Canadian Council for the Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs.
Applicants to the program should review the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences policy on Essential Skills and Abilities for the Pharmacy Program to assess their ability to meet the required technical standards for admission to and successful completion of the program.
For the Flexible Doctor of Pharmacy, see Flexible Pharm.D.
For the graduate Doctor of Pharmacy, see Graduate Pharm.D.