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Application deadline extended to June 3rd
Seats are Limited
Next Start: Fall 2024

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Salary and Employment Outlook

In 2021, pharmacists in the U.S. earned a median annual salary of $128,570. Employment of pharmacists is expected to grow 2% through 2031, but despite this slower-than-average growth, nearly 14,000 job openings per year are projected over the next decade.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top 10 Pharmacist Jobs in 2021

Top 10 Pharmacist Jobs in 2021

 

46.7%  Health and Personal Care Stores

 

24.9%  General Medical and Surgical Hospitals

 

8.1%  Grocery Stores

 

4.9%  General Merchandise

Other workplaces include:  3.1% Education and Hospitals; 2.7% Outpatient Care; 2,6% Education and Hospitals; 2.5% Federal Government 

Industry

Jobs in Industry

Health and Personal Care Stores

128,976

General Medical and Surgical Hospitals

68,724

Grocery Stores

22,313

General Merchandise Stores, including Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters

13,401

Education and Hospitals (Local Government)

8,530

Outpatient Care Centers

7,409

Education and Hospitals (State Government)

7,146

Federal Government, Civilian

6,982

Offices of Physicians

6,721

Department Stores

5,972

Source: Lightcast  

Dual Degree Options

As a Distance PharmD student, you can enhance your marketability by earning a second degree alongside your Doctor of Pharmacy. We offer two distance dual degree options to complement your PharmD — a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master of Science in Health Informatics (MS Health Informatics). Ask your advisor for details about these supplementary degree programs.

Student must be accepted into the Distance PharmD program prior to applying to the MBA or MSHI programs.


Professional Associations for Pharmacists

These associations may provide useful career resources, including events, industry updates, and job opportunities.

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

American Pharmacists Association

National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations

National Community Pharmacists Association

Ohio Pharmacists Association

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A dedicated Enrollment Advisor can answer your questions and guide you through the application process. Click the button below to submit a form to learn more about the program and for the opportunity to register for an upcoming informational webinar.

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