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Strong background in college-prep courses

Three letters of recommendation

Preference will be given to students showing evidence of leadership potential, community service and co-curricular activities

Essay/personal statement is recommended

Admissions Process Students are encouraged to apply by the November 1st deadline. All applicants will be placed into one group, a pool from which the top four students are chosen. Once offered acceptance, students will have two weeks to send their enrollment deposit to reserve their space in the program. If the deadline passes without a deposit, their space will be given to another student and they will be placed at the bottom of the applicant wait list. Pharmacy School Requirements Duquesne University will admit up to four Gannon students who meet the criteria listed below. At Duquesne's discretion, more than four students may be admitted. •

Completion of the two-year undergraduate curriculum at Gannon University

Minimum GPA of 3.5 in Gannon undergraduate courses; no grade lower than a C

Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher in science and math courses

Recommendation of the Gannon University Pre-Pharmacy Selection Committee

Evidence of leadership potential and commitment to the pharmacy profession

Personal interview at Duquesne University

Take the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT), receiving a minimum score of 375 on each section of the exam by fall of sophomore year

Successful completion of criminal background check

(Numerals in front of courses indicate credits)

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FRESHMAN First Semester Molecular and Cellular Biology & Lab/ BIOL 122 & 123 General Chemistry I & Lab/ CHEM 111 & 112 Calculus I/MATH 140 College Composition/LENG 111 Sacred Scripture/LTHE 121

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SOPHOMORE First Semester Organic Chemistry I & Lab/ CHEM 221 & 222 General Physics I & Lab/ PHYS 105 & 106 Macroeconomics/BCOR 112

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Second Semester Animal Form and Function & Lab/ BIOL 124 & 125 General Chemistry II & Lab/ CHEM 114 & 115 History Without Borders/LHST 111 Basic Sociology/SOCI 110 Critical Analysis and Composition/ LENG 112

Second Semester Organic Chemistry II & Lab/ CHEM 224 & 225 Intro to Psychology/PSYC 111 Applied Statistics/MATH 213 Fine Art Series/LFIN

Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015  
Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015