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Pharmacy Advantage

What are the benefits?

  • Guaranteed assurance to the Doctor of Pharmacy program if Advantage Program admission and progression requirements are met.
  • Priority scheduling for admissions interview.
  • Access to Doctor of Pharmacy faculty, admissions staff, and current pharmacy students.
  • Successful candidates can earn a Doctor of Pharmacy degree in as few as six years (two years of pre-pharmacy study and four years in the School of Pharmacy program).

To qualify for the Pharmacy Advantage Program, candidates must meet the following criteria: 

  • Acceptance to Wingate University
  • High school academic success, including at least two of the three requirements:
    • Unweighted GPA of at least 3.4
    • Weighted GPA of at least 3.6
    • SAT math score of at least 550 or ACT score of at least 22.

To complete admission to the Doctor of Pharmacy program you are required to:

  • Submit PharmCAS application 1 year prior to enrollment in the professional program
  • Successful progression in the program.
  • Successful completion of the interview process.
  • Pass a criminal background check.
  • Agree to and meet professional technical standards.

To continue enrollment in the program and to be accepted to the professional phase of the School of Pharmacy program, you must meet/maintain the following criteria: 

  • Maintain a minimum prerequisite GPA of a 3.0 or higher.
  • Meet once a semester with the School of Pharmacy admissions counselor.
  • Active involvement with the Pre-Pharmacy club.
  • Successful completion of an interview.
  • Complete a criminal background check.
  • Agree to and meet professional technical standards.

Use the button below to apply to Wingate and indicate your interest in the Pharmacy Advantage Program by selecting "Pre-Pharmacy" as your intended course of study.

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Explore the School of pharmacy program

"My two years spent as a chemistry major at Wingate University molded my mindset and skills to be able to adapt and succeed within the Pharmacy School program. During my two years, I was able to enhance my communication, work ethic and critical thinking skills. Many of my professors played a strong role in helping to develop my resilient mindset, through continuance encouragement and driving me to be the best version of myself."


DEBORAH ADEBISI
WINGATE SCHOOL OF PHARMACY
CLASS OF 2025

QuestionS?


Tofunmi Olaleye
(704) 233-8324
t.olaleye@wingate.edu