Program Quality Indicators

Pharm.D. Program Quality Indicators

Accreditation Status

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education -Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences’ Doctor of Pharmacy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60503, 312/664-3575; FAX 312/664-4652.  Web site www.acpe-accredit.org.” Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy has fulfilled the accreditation requirements set forth by ACPE for the Professional Degree Program in Pharmacy and is granted accreditation status through June 30, 2014.

On-Time Graduation Rates
Class of 2012
74 student pharmacists were admitted in 2008 as the Class of 2012

  • 68 student pharmacists graduated on time (91.89%)
  • 2 student pharmacist withdrew from the program
  • 1 student pharmacist was delayed 1 year in graduating
  • 3 student pharmacists were academically dismissed
  • 95.94% of student pharmacists admitted in 2008 graduated

Class of 2013
75 student pharmacists were admitted in 2009 as the Class of 2013

  • 69 student pharmacists graduated on time (92%)
  • 3 student pharmacists are scheduled to graduate one year later than originally scheduled
  • 1 student pharmacist is scheduled to graduate one and a half years later than originally scheduled due to non-academic reasons
  • 2 student pharmacists were academically dismissed

NAPLEX Passing Rates for First Attempts
     Class Year             First Time Candidates                 Pass Rate
     2012                       69                                               94.20%
     2013                       70                                               94.28%

MPJE Passing Rates for First Attempts
     
Class Year             First Time Candidates                 Pass Rate
     
2012                       69                                               84.72%
     
2013                       68                                               98.55%

Residency Placement Rate
     Class Year            Residency Placement Rate
     
2012                      32 student pharmacists applied for residencies
                                  
16 student pharmacists were placed in residencies
                                  
The residency placement rate is 16/32 (50%)
                                  
24.63% of the Class of 2012 was placed in residencies

     2013                      28 student pharmacists applied for residencies
                                  17 student pharmacists were placed in residencies
                                  
The residency placement rate is 17/28 (60.71%)
                                  
24.63% of the Class of 2013 was placed in residencies