TTUHSC School of Pharmacy

High Risk Drug Knowledge Assessment (HRDKA)

The HRDKA is a key evaluation of basic student knowledge of drugs prior to their entry into the Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPE) of the P4 curriculum. The assessment evaluates student knowledge of top 200 drugs in the area of in- and out-patient pharmacies.

High Risk Drug Knowledge Assessment (HRDKA) Information Link

SOP OP: 80.P.06 Policy for Poor Performance on the School’s P3 High Risk Drug Knowledge Assessment (HRDKA)

2018 HRDKA Top 200 Drug List

Exam Date: Friday, January 12, 2018
Exam Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.

* After the exam begins, the late arriving student may not be admitted after the first student has been dismissed from the exam at any one of the campuses or 30 minutes passed since the beginning of the exam.

Exam Campus / Room / Proctor(s)
Campus Room Proctor(s)
Abilene ABPH 2201 Dr. Devin Lowe
Amarillo AMSOP 107 Dr. Rachel Basinger
Dallas DLSPSW 450 Dr. Winter Smith
Lubbock HSC 1C102 Dr. Charles Seifert

Exam Type: Paper-Based Exam
* 110 graded test questions and 25 sample test questions


What to bring on exam day:

  1. Photo ID
  2. Pens/Pencils
  3. * Remember R Number


To ensure the security and integrity of the assessment, you will have the opportunity to submit an accommodation request. The office and the committee will review each accommodation request and make determination.
If you need exam accommodations, please notify the office and provide the following information to by Friday, December 1, 2017.
  • A description of the requested accommodations; and
  • A letter indicating that the school has approved the requested accommodations and that all appropriate documentation for testing accommodations is on file with the Office of Student Services.