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 includes KGI faculty and alumni talks, roundtable discussions with current PharmD students, compounding and other hands-on activities, clinical skills, emerging pharmacy topics, pharmacy informatics, research projects and presentations, professional development, an introduction to the pharmacy curriculum, and a session with the admissions team.
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:
*15 seats in each session are reserved specifically for community college students. Please contact email@example.com to inquire about how KGI can help support you in your transition from community college to KGI’s Doctor of Pharmacy program.
There is a $20 application fee.
Participants in Session #1 will need their own computer/device with an internet connection and webcam.
If you are in need of an application fee waiver, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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