Professional Experience Program (PEP)

Professional Experience Program (PEP)

Department of Pharmacy Practice & Science

The Professional Experience Program (PEP) is an administrative component of the Department of Pharmacy Practice & Science that develops and manages the experiential portion of the Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum.

  • Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (IPPE) are for first, second, and third year student pharmacists.
  • Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPE) are for fourth year student pharmacists.
  • Practice-based experiences make up more than 30% of the curriculum.
  • Nearly 2,000 practice experiences are delivered each year by college faculty and adjunct faculty preceptors from Iowa, the United States, and around the world

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