Candidates for the Doctor of Pharmacy degree must:
- Complete the required number of professional Doctor of Pharmacy degree credits.
- Complete the courses required in the professional pharmacy curriculum, including the required number of professional electives, selected from the list of approved elective courses.
- Complete the Scholarly Pathways requirements as defined by the Pharmacy School.
- Pay all fees and financial obligations to the institution.
- Maintain technical standards for admission, promotion and graduation.
- Be recommended for the degree by the Progression Committee.
- Complete the requirements of the Doctor of Pharmacy degree within 5 years of matriculation.
The requirements for graduation, including policies and specific courses, are subject to periodic review and may be changed from time to time as determined by the MCW Pharmacy School.
This handbook contains information, policies, and procedures specific to students enrolled in the Doctor of Pharmacy program. It is to be used in conjunction with the MCW All Student Handbook which includes information, policies, and procedures that pertain to all students.
This handbook contains information, policies, and procedures for all students enrolled at the Medical College of Wisconsin. It is to be used in conjunction with the MCW Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Handbook, the Medical School Handbook and/or the Pharmacy School Handbook which include information, policies and procedures specific to the schools.
Although every effort has been made to verify the accuracy of information in this publication, the Medical College of Wisconsin reserves the right to make changes to policies and procedures without notice as necessitated by governing authorities or administrative needs. Changes will become effective whenever the proper authorities so determine and will apply to all matriculated students.
Updates and changes are made annually to the handbook. Anyone with suggestions for amending or changing any of the information in this handbook should make those suggestions in writing to the Office of the Registrar.
It is the responsibility of the student to seek out clarification of policies and procedures.
This report is available to all current and prospective faculty, staff and students. An electronic version of the report can be accessed on the Public Safety website. A paper copy of this report may be obtained by contacting Medical College of Wisconsin, Public Safety, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53226 or by calling (414) 955-8295.
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