Doctor of Pharmacy Degree
As one of the top pharmacy programs in the Southeast, we are committed to developing pharmacists who not only know how to execute in their field but see a deeper level of caring as essential to their work and the communities they serve. With Lipscomb’s full-time, four-year Doctor of Pharmacy degree, you’ll have the skillset to stand out. You see, with a 75-student cohort, dedicated faculty and curriculum that adheres to the highest professional standards, we’ll give you an educational foundation for a career in one of the fastest-growing industries in the country.
To see course titles and descriptions of our four-year curriculum please see the corresponding navigational buttons on the left under curriculum.
The goal of the Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy curriculum supports the College's mission to provide an educational experience that demands academic excellence in the classroom and the practice setting coupled with an ongoing demonstration of Christian values. Through a combination of educational experiences ranging from basic science coursework to direct patient interactions, these curricular experiences will prepare student pharmacists to:
- Optimize medication outcomes in an ethical and compassionate manner;
- Satisfy pre-licensure requirements of Boards of Pharmacy;
- Develop student pharmacists into effective practitioners with excellent patient care skills;
- Manage ethical, cultural, and socioeconomic challenges the students pharmacist will encounter throughout everyday practice.