The five-day Pre-Pharmacy Enrichment Summer 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 hands-on 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 laboratory sessions, clinical skills workshops, emerging pharmacy topics, problem-based learning, health information technology, poster presentations, professional development, an introduction to the pharmacy curriculum, and admission requirements.
- 2020 Dates: July 6-10, 2020
- Priority Deadline: April 20, 2020
- Final Deadline: June 1, 2020
Applicants are encouraged to apply early to ensure there is still space available in the program.
Who Should Apply
The program is appropriate for motivated undergraduate students or high school seniors interested in applying to pharmacy school in the future. Eligible applicants include:
- Undergraduate college students (enrolled in community college or four-year institutions)
- Students who have completed their undergraduate degree but have not yet been admitted to a PharmD program
- High school seniors
There is no tuition fee. The program will include all classes, activities, lunch, and snacks for five days. Limited scholarships may be available for students who need financial support to attend.
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