On-Time Graduation Rate
  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Matriculated 108 108 108 106 109
Dismissed -- 1 -- 2 --
Withdrew 1 1 1 1 2
Delayed (Decelerated) -- -- -- -- 1
Graduated w/in 4 years 107
(99.07%)
106
(98.15%)
106
(98.15)
103
(97.20%)
104
(95.4%)
Graduated within 5 years -- -- 107
(99.07%)
103
(97.20%)
pending
 
Overall Retention* 107
(99.07%)
106
(98.15%)
107
(99.07%)
103
(97.20%)
pending
 

*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)
North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX)
Year First Time Attempts Pass Rate
2019 95 92.63%
2018 104 89.42%
2017 103 96.12%
2016 105 94.29%

Results as posted by NABP at https://nabp.pharmacy/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/NAPLEX-Pass-Rates-2019.pdf.

Placement Statistics 
(at graduation)
 
Placement Type 2019 2020
Employment 31% 20%
Fellowship 2% 1%
Residency 42%  44%
Other Academic Program 2% 0%
Undertermined 23% 32%
Unknown (not responding) 0% 3%

 

Joint Degrees and Certificates 
  2019 2020
Master of Health Informatics 1%  
Master of Public Health 10% 7%
Palliative Care Certificate 8% 6%

 

ASHP Residency Match Statistics
  2018 2019 2020
Iowa      
Number Participating 48 62 62
Number Matched 41 43 46
Match Rate 85.4% 69.4% 74.2%
% of Cohort Matched 38.3% 41.3% 44.2%
National      
Number Participating 5162 5472 5688
Number Matched 3496 3667 3728
Match Rate 67.7% 67.0% 65.5%

 

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

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