Contact UsKGI Pharmacy Admissions
Phone: (909) 607-9145
Email: pharmacy.admissions[at symbol]kgi.edu
- Bachelor's degree completed prior to entrance in the Pharmacy program at KGI.
- Grade of "C" or better in each prerequisite course. (See the list of required prerequisite courses below.)
- Minimum 2.75 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) AND minimum 2.75 average for required prerequisite courses, AND minimum 2.75 math and science grade point average.
- Submit TOEFL scores (for graduates with a Bachelor's degree from outside U.S.)
- Must be U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.
- Transfer courses from other PharmD programs are not accepted.
- Science courses must be no more than ten years old.
- All required prerequisites must be completed at a regionally accredited institution in the U.S.
- The online application must include contact information for three references. These references must include:
- One science professor or instructor
- The remaining two references are up to the applicant, but one reference relating to pharmacy work is preferred.
- Letters of Recommendation from family members are not accepted
- Admissions offers are also contingent upon satisfactory completion of a criminal background check and drug screening.
The School of Pharmacy maintains technical standards required of all students for admission, progression, and graduation. Download the document.
Required Prerequisite Courses
The following prerequisites may be completed as an undergraduate student at any university or two-year community college prior to enrollment in the Pharmacy program. If you have questions about locating a specific prerequisite, please consult our prerequisite comparison page for a list of acceptable substitutions. If you have a question about a course that is not listed on the prerequisite guide, please send the following information to pharmacy.admissions[at symbol]kgi.edu for review:
- Name of school
- Course number & course name
- Course description
- Number of credits (semester or quarter)
- Grade you received in the course (if applicable)
|COURSE||SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS||QUARTER CREDIT HOURS||LAB|
|Anatomy and Physiology||8||12||Yes|
|Economics (Micro or Macro)||3||4|
|Public Speaking/ Speech/ Interpersonal Communications||3||4|
* Effective Fall 2015
Courses in genetics, molecular biology, immunology, speech, and intermediate microeconomics are highly recommended.