General admission to South College does not guarantee admission to the Bachelor of Science degree program in Pharmaceutic Science (Pre-Pharmacy). Applicants interested in this program are required to visit the college and meet individual with an admissions representative and program faculty to ascertain if their goals can be met by the college. Prospective students declaring Pharmaceutical Science (Pre-Pharmacy) as their major must be generally admitted to South College to begin coursework. Following satisfactory completion of 60 hours of coursework at South College to be considered admitted to the Bachelor of Science program.
In order to progress to the third year of the required curriculum, students must gain admission to the South College PharmD program. Students admitted to the Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pre-Pharmacy) program are granted an interview with the SCSOP, but admittance is not guaranteed. Students not admitted to the SCSOP may seek to finish a baccalaureate degree in Health Science.
The program seeks to graduate successful individuals who:
- Demonstrate comprehension of key science principles relating to required courses.
- Demonstrate effective communication skills.
- Demonstrate outcomes relating to first year of pharmacy program.