At the heart of St. Louis College of Pharmacy’s new STLCOP 20/20 strategic plan is a seven-year program to be implemented in 2014. The curriculum and length of the program will provide students’ time to explore their interests and options in the pharmacy profession, as well as mature and develop into pharmacists prepared to not only advance their patients’ health but also the profession of pharmacy as a whole.View the gallery
Founded in 1864, St. Louis College of Pharmacy is the fourth-oldest and 10th-largest college of pharmacy in America. The College primarily admits students directly from high school, and the curriculum integrates the liberal arts and sciences with a professional program leading to a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree. The College offers a full student-life experience, including nearly 50 student organizations and intercollegiate athletics. Exactly 1,350 students from 31 states and several countries are currently enrolled at the College.
St. Louis College of Pharmacy's 6,941 living alumni live in all 50 states and 13 different countries. Approximately 75 percent of St. Louis-area pharmacists are STLCOP graduates.
St. Louis College of Pharmacy is located on eight acres in the heart of one of the world’s finest biomedical and patient-care centers. The College is actively forging partnerships with nearby institutions such as Washington University, Saint Louis University, and Goldfarb School of Nursing.
In 2011, the STLCOP Board of Trustees approved a new strategic plan to guide the future of the College. STLCOP 20/20 calls for St. Louis College of Pharmacy to be globally prominent in pharmacy and health care education, interprofessional patient-centered care, and collaborative research. Transition will happen in five key areas over the next 10 years: Academic Programs, Research and Scholarship, Practice of Pharmacy, Culture, and Community Engagement.
The St. Louis College of Pharmacy's Doctor of Pharmacy degree is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education and the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
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Chicago, IL 60603-4810
The Higher Learning Commission
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
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Chicago, IL 60602