ACPE
The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy Doctor of Pharmacy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

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On-Time Graduation Rate

  2015 2016 2017
Matriculated 108 108 108
Dismissed 1 0 0
Withdrew 1 1 1
Delayed Graduation 0 0 0
Graduated within 4 Years 106
(98.15%)
107
(99.07%)

107
(99.07%)

Graduated within 5 Years -- -- --
Overall Retention* 106
(98.15%)
107
(99.07%)
107
(99.07%)

*Retention is defined as the number of students who complete the 4-year program (even if they graduate a year or more later than the rest of their cohort).

 


North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX®

Results for First-Time Attempts

Year First-Time Attempts Pass Rate
2016 103 93.52%
2015 108 95.37%
2014 101 97.03%

*Data includes only 1st and 2nd testing window as the 3rd window is not yet completed.

 


Measures of Student Achievement

Placement: Class of 2017*

  • Employment: 43%
  • Residency: 47%
  • Fellowship: 2%
  • Graduate Program: 1%
  • Other Academic Program: 1%
  • Still Searching: 3%
  • Unknown (not responding): 3%

*Reporting 60 days post graduation

Residency Information: Class of 2017

57 members of the Class of 2017 enrolled in the ASHP residency match process. Of those 57, 47 (82%) obtained a residency. 

  • Community PGY1: 2%
  • PGY1&2: 6%
  • Other PGY1: 91%

An additional 3 graduates obtained a residency outside of the ASHP match process.