Participants will explore the pharmacy profession through interactive classes and activities that will provide an introduction to pharmacy practice.
The five-day Pre-Pharmacy Enrichment Program (PrEP) at Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) in Claremont, CA, is designed for prospective students interested in a career in pharmacy. Participants will explore the pharmacy profession through interactive classes and activities that will provide an introduction to pharmacy practice. Students will be introduced to the many career opportunities available in the field of pharmacy and exposed to ways pharmacists can impact patients’ lives beyond the traditional dispensing role.
Program content may include compounding and other hands-on activities, clinical skills, emerging pharmacy topics, problem-based learning, health information technology, research presentations, professional development, an introduction to the pharmacy curriculum, and admissions requirements.
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An online application form is required that contains questions about your personal and educational background. Additional requirements (below) can be submitted along with your online application or separately:
The Admissions Committee is made up of faculty and staff who will thoroughly and conscientiously review each application
The program is appropriate for motivated undergraduate students or high school seniors interested in applying to pharmacy school in the future. Eligible applicants include:
There is no tuition fee. The program will include official program swag, all classes, activities, and materials for the program.
For the online session, participants will need their own computer/device with internet connection and webcam.
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