ACPE Outcomes Disclosure Information
Consistent with the American Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) policy on programmatic disclosure, the Howard University College of Pharmacy provides the following information to the public;
NAPLEX (Board Examination) First Time Passage Rate (Class of 2012*): 98.25%
On-time Graduation Rate (Class of 2013): 80%
Retention Rate (Class of 2013**) 95%
Passage of 3rd year Comprehensive Examination (Class of 2013): 100%
*Data regarding the Class of 2013 will be updated when available
**All Eligible students
ABOUT THE COLLEGE OF PHARMACY
The College of Pharmacy's mission is to provide pharmaceutical education of excellent quality to students with high academic, scholarship and leadership potential, with particular emphasis on the recruitment, retention and graduation of African-American and ethnically diverse students. The principle goals of the college are to recruit, train and educate those students to assume leadership roles in pharmacy; to produce skilled pharmaceutical care practitioners, proficient pharmaceutical scientists and competent educators to meet the challenges of the profession and society; to recruit and retain faculty dedicated to teach and mentor students, conduct research and pursue other scholarly activities, and to provide postgraduate and continuing professional education and community services that will enhance the quality of pharmaceutical care.
Founded in 1867, Howard University is a private, research university that is comprised of 13 schools and colleges. Students pursue studies in more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. Since 1998, the University has produced two Rhodes Scholars, two Truman Scholars, a Marshall Scholar, 30 Fulbright Scholars and 11 Pickering Fellows. Howard also produces more on campus African-American Ph.D. recipients than any other university in the United States. For more information on Howard University, call 202-238-2330, or visit the University's Web site at www.howard.edu.