About STLCOP

Founded in 1864, St. Louis College of Pharmacy is the third-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. Exactly 1,350 students from 31 states and several countries are currently enrolled at the College. 

A Growing Alumni Network

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. 

A Premier Biomedical Complex

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.

STLCOP 20/20

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:

  1. Academic Programs
  2. Research and Scholarship
  3. Practice of Pharmacy
  4. Culture
  5. Community Engagement