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The great UT College of Pharmacy alumni network has local, national and international connections, leading to a near 100% placement rate of our graduates in jobs or residencies within three months of graduation.

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U.S. News & World Report ranks The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy 17th in the Nation.

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The first College of Pharmacy in Tennessee (established in 1898) has new, state-of-the-art teaching facilities.

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All students spend the first nine months together on the campus of the largest health science university in the southeastern United States, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis.

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After completing 2.5 years of the curriculum in either Memphis or Knoxville, you can finish your degree with 1.5 years of advanced practice experiences at sites located in Memphis, Knoxville, Nashville, Chattanooga, and across the state.

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The largest number of board-certified pharmacy specialists of any college in the nation serve on the UT College of Pharmacy faculty.

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Our pharmacy student organizations add to your pharmacy education experience through community service and social activities. The UT College of Pharmacy Academy of Student Pharmacists (ASP) and Student National Pharmacy Association (SNPhA)have each been named national Chapter of the Year several times in the past 10 years!

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The UT College of Pharmacy is the only college of pharmacy in the state that offers both a PharmD/PhD (with the UTHSC College of Graduate Health Sciences) and a PharmD/MBA program (with the University of Memphis).

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Our students have the opportunity to study abroad in one of 12 countries through a month-long International Exchange program.

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As a state institution, tuition is affordable. In addition, more than 50 scholarships are awarded to over 200 UT College of Pharmacy students each year.

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Memphis and Nashville

Student Affairs & Admissions
881 Madison Ave. Suite 226
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-6036
Fax: (901) 448-7053
Email: pharmadmiss@uthsc.edu

Knoxville

Student Affairs & Admissions
1924 Alcoa Highway, Box 117
Knoxville, TN 37920
Phone: (865) 974-2100
Fax: (865) 974-2022
Email: pharmadmiss@uthsc.edu