Upon successful completion of our program, TTUHSC School of Pharmacy will award the Doctor of Pharmacy Degree (Pharm. D.). Successful candidates to the School must complete listed prerequisites in addition to meeting minimum GPA and PCAT requirements.
Find a list of courses from your school that fulfill our course requirements:
List of Prerequisites
General Chemistry (for majors), with lab 8 SCH*
Organic Chemistry, with lab 8 SCH*
General Physics (trig or calculus based), with lab 4 SCH*
General Biology (for majors), with lab 8 SCH*
Microbiology, with lab 4 SCH*
Calculus 3 SCH*
Statistics 3 SCH*
Speech (public speaking) 3 SCH*
Economics, macro (preferred) or micro 3 SCH*
English Comp I 3 SCH **
English Comp II 3 SCH **
English Literature 3 SCH **
Humanities/Social Sciences 15 SCH minimum**
*Courses marked with * are used to calculate the pre-pharmacy grade point average (PPGPA)
**If you have earned a bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited U.S. college or university prior to enrolling in the School of Pharmacy, you will be exempt from these courses.
*SCH (semester credit hours)
Please note: Courses older than seven years require approval.