Pharm.D. Program Quality Indicators

Pharm.D. Program Quality Indicators

On-time Graduation Rates

Class Year              On-time Graduation Rate

2016                        193 students were admitted in 2012 as the class of 2016

  • 167 graduated on time
  • 4 students were academically dismissed; 8 students voluntarily withdrew; 14 students will have a delayed graduation
  • The on-time graduation rate is 86.5% (167/193)

2015                        209 students were admitted in 2011 as the class of 2015

  • 182 graduated on time
  • 6 students were academically dismissed; 8 students voluntarily withdrew; 13 students will have a delayed graduation
  • The on-time graduation rate is 87.1% (182/209)
NAPLEX® Passing Rates First Attempts

Class Year      First Time Candidates                         Pass Rate

2015*                      189                                                               91.01%

2014                        179                                                               92.18%

2013                        172                                                               94.77%

MJPE™ Passing Rates First Attempts

Class Year      First Time Candidates                         Pass Rate

2015*                      159                                                               96.86%

2014                        146                                                               95.89%

2013                        146                                                               98.63%

*Most recently available full-year data

Class of 2015 May Graduates Placement*
  • 69.9% (93/133) employed in community pharmacy (Includes 1 [1/133] in post-graduate residency)
  • 15.8% (21/133) employed in hospital pharmacy (Includes 9 [9/133] in post-graduate residencies)
  • 3.8% (5/133) employed in pharmaceutical-related industry (Includes 1 [1/133] in post-graduate fellowships)
  • 3.8% (5/133) other pharmacy-related employment (1 graduate study, 1 Peace Corps, 1 military, 2 contract pharmacy services)
  • 6.8% (9/133) unemployment or actively seeking placement

*133 of 178 May 2015 graduates employed or seeking employment determined through survey, direct contact with graduate, through employer and/or other methodology through 12/1/2105. Unable to identify status of 45 of 178 May 2015 graduates.

Class of 2016 Academic Honors
  • 26.95% (45/167) graduating on-time students received Latin honors (GPA of 3.50 or greater)
    • 7.78% (13/167) graduated summa cum laude (GPA of 3.80 or greater)
    • 4.19% (7/167) graduated magna cum laude (GPA of 3.70 or greater)
    • 15.38% (28/182) graduated cum laude (GPA of 3.50 or greater)

CONTACT

LIU Pharmacy
John M. Pezzuto, A.B., Ph.D.
Dean