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    New tech dealing with a condescending staff pharmacist?

    Hi, I'm in need of some advice. I'm a recent grad since Spring 2019. I graduated with my chem degree and did a second major. I'm currently working as a pharm tech at a major retail chain before starting pharmacy school next year to gain as much knowledge, experience, and exposure as...
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    I can't make up my mind! (Long)

    I am completely unable to decide what career path I would like to pursue. Unlike most of my classmates, I did not have a firm career path in mind during high school, but thought this was normal at the time. After graduating I decided to save money by completing coursework part-time at a local...
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    PCAT STUDY MATERIAL!

    Hello, I took the pcat this september and used dr collins and it was not similar to the pcat at all I ended up doing horrible and i used kaplan and collins for quantitative section and still did bad. Can someone please tell me what to study for the biology chem and math. Biology I did the worst...
  4. D4nTheM4n

    Research Opportunities for people With PharmD

    Anybody know what research opportunities/careers there are for people who only have a PharmD degree and are interested in research?
  5. Saisri_PharmStdnt

    Creighton SPAHP Class of 2023

    Starting up the official thread here for the cycle opening up next week for starting Fall of 2019! I'm applying to Creighton this cycle under the Early Decision time frame. I'm planning on attending via the Distance Pathway. For those looking to apply under Early Decision, here are the...
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    Advice on Postponing Step 1

    Hey guys! Complete newbie to posting (but veteran lurker). I'm an IMG graduate. I was scheduled to my Step 1 in 2 weeks but my NBME scores are dismal: NBME 13 (6/13/2018): 161 NBME 17 (5/17/2018): 178 That's an increase of 17 points over 4 weeks....still failing :dead: I've come to terms with...
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    How many years experience to open a pharmacy?

    How many years of experience is required to be trusted to start a pharmacy? If a company tries to buy you out how much is a reasonable amount?
  8. RaginMD

    Best way to estimate your actual STEP score based off of practice exams? Also how to learn PHARM?

    What I've taken so far: UWSA 1 NMBE 16 and 17 I also plan on taking 19 (or should I take 15?), then I'm going to take a "full length" back to back exam of NBME 18 and UWSA2, 10 day before my test. I have 3 weeks left and my scores have been going up (yesterday my NBME 17 was a 225), but my...
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    Early Decision Program Help!!

    Hello, I might apply for early decision and take my pcat in july which is the last date to take the pcat for early decision. I wanted to know if I need to retake my pcat later on but I had already submitted my application and everything with my july pcat for early decision but did not receive an...
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    Sketchy Pharm Notes

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    Pre-med or 0-6 pharm program?

    I got accepted to the Rutger 0-6 program which I will be paying in-state tuition for and will have a PharmD by the time I'm 24. It has a 91% job placement rate and $115k starting salary. Also don't have to take the PCAT and I have guaranteed admission to the pharm school (huge plus). However, I...
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    Pharmacology NBME

    Any suggestions on how to prepare for the pharm shelf? I'll be taking it in about 3 weeks. Should I go for FA, BRS, Qbanks, sketchy?
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    Howard Pharmacy Interview

    Hi everyone! I have my interview for Howard coming up soon! Super excited since it was my top pick! :) Any advice for me please from those that have interviewed with them recently? Also how many people usually get offered a seat that interview? Thank you in advance! :)
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    LECOM BRADENTON PHARM C/O 2022

    Haven't found a thread for this one yet! Who else is part of this class? :)
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    Pharm Review for STEP 1

    Available at highyieldpharm.com Are you a medical student studying for exams? Or a practicing physician who wants to brush up on drug knowledge? If so, you’ve come to the right place! This book and lecture series will provide you with the absolute “need to know” information that is important...
  16. WingateadvisorPharmD

    Wingate University Hendersonville Pharmacy Program

    We are having our Spring Open House on March 16th at 5:00pm. You are welcome to join us! If you have any questions about our Pharmacy program, pre-reqs and or PCAT please leave your question and I will be happy to answer it for you. I am the Regional Director for the Hendersonville campus...
  17. SwolePharmacist

    Pharmacy tech in pharmacy school!

    Hey guys, so I worked as a pharmacy technician for 8 months with a Salary of $10.50 per hour, and I remember at the time, the store manager (Walgreens) mentioned that upon ententering pharmacy school the salary will increase to around $15-20 an hour, and then upon completing my p2 (or p3? I...
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    PCAT best study materials?

    Hello, I wanted to know what the best study materials are for the pcat? I heard about dr. collins, perarson and kaplan. I was going to buy dr. collins but my friend took her september pcat for 2017 and she said it really didn't help her as much as people said. I have heard this from other...
  19. SwolePharmacist

    The more rec letters the better, or the opposite?

    Of course, as students applying to pharmacy schools, we never really get to ever read what was written about us in our recommendation letters. The pharmacy school I am applying to has a requirement of 1 letter from a pharmacist and 1 letter from a teacher. I heard a rumor that I should not over...
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    University of Pacific Class of 2021 (Fall '17 Applicants)

    Hi ya'll, I realized nobody has made a thread for this year so here it is... Anyone submitted their application for Early Decision yet?
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    Selling Dr.Collins PCAT and Kaplan Material

    I'm selling Dr. Collins material & Kaplan book with notecards as well. It's the updated 2015 version. The material helped me to increase my scores 50+. Message me if you're interested!
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    Pharmacy critical skills essay test (MB and SK)?

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    DR. COLLINS & KAPLAN TEXTBOOK & KAPLAN FLASHCARDS!

    Hey guys!! I have the Dr. Collins 2016 and Kaplan books 2016, as well as the material that goes along with the internet Kaplan PCAT study coarse 2016. This includes: flashcards, dry erase booklet to practice with (same one you will be given during the test), lesson book, and finally review...
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    Low PCAT/GPA Advice

    Hey, I know this questions been asked but just wanted peoples take on my current situation. GPA: 3.0 Preliminary PCAT: BIO 85 CHEM 78 CR 16 QR 47 Composite: 58 I know my scores are fairly low. But I have about 4+ years pharmacy experience, great LORs from pharmacists and other professionals...
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    Drake Pharmacy School Chances

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    USMLE Katzung vs Lippincott Review

    i have been surfing dem internet forums and its clear that these two books are the bestsellers and the ones with the most popularity. leaving cards aside...i want a book for my MS2 pharma class which one should it be? what are the differences? (btw..assume that its the last edition for both...
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    prepharmacy prereqs

    Hi, so far I have taken my first bio course and I dont know weather to continue with bio and take microbiology which is in the 200 level or start taking gen chem 1. should i save microbiology and anatomy with physiology later? I am going to kind of be in my sophmore year in the fall I took...
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    Can I please get an honest evaluation and advice

    Hi guys, I'm in a very bad predicament. I have been working as a pharmacy technician for 2 years. I will graduate with a biology degree this summer. However my college years have not been so great. I had many obstacles my way being the eldest child I had to work full time as well as be a full...
  29. Simran_Mann

    Cant decide what to do

    Ok so im graduating this Spring from University and now its time for me to pick what i want to do. I'm leaning towards Pharm or Med school. The pros of Pharm school are as follows: faster than med school, wont be hard for me to find a job since I've been a tech for 2+ years, and ability to work...
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    University of Florida vs. University of Tennessee

    Hi y'all! I'm a FL resident who is applying for a Pharm. D. position at UT and UF. I was already accepted to UT and have an interview coming up for UF (so I may not even get accepted) and I wanted to hear some of your opinions. Both schools are in the top 20 ranked schools in the U.S. and they...
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    MCPHS - Boston

    Hi, I'm just wondering did anybody here interview or apply at MCPHS Worcester campus this year yet? and How did it go? Thanks
  32. doe_eyed

    For Sale Pharmacy Pronto Pass MPJE Federal law Flashcards $60

    Hello, So I am selling the latest version of Pronto Pass "quickcards" for the MPJE. For this exam they made a set that comprises cards and paper. The paper portion is state specific statutes in the form of a larger booklet of paper and a stapled leaflet (state law review) with roughly 80...
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    Do I have a chance in any pharmD program?

    I just got rejected from 2 programs out of 10 because my GPA was filtered out for being really low. PharmCAS calculated it as 2.24 overall. I will be taking the PCAT in Jan. I explained in all my applications that I have some extreme circumstances which contributed to my grades. I am not using...
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    pharm school chances?

    I'm only a sophomore in college, but I messed up my second semester in college as a freshman. The first semester I made 3.o and my second semester I had a lot going on and made a 2.0 (all C's). I'm freaking out and think my chances are ruined. I'll probably make a 3.6 or 3.4 this semester, but...
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    COLLEGE FRESHMEN HELP!!

    I dropped college because i was so confused about which math class to take. I was put in elementary algebra which doesnt count for credit. So i took placement test and i didnt pass the placement test but they combined my placement score and act score to let me go into intermediate algebra. I...
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    Did i ruin everything?

    I dropped college because i was so confused about which math class to take. I was put in elementary algebra which doesnt count for credit. So i took placement test and i didnt pass the placement test but they combined my placement score and act score to let me go into intermediate algebra. I...
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    Best option for pharmacy!! Help please

    Hi i dropped college because i was so indecisive about my class. I took math placement and i didnt pass the placement test, i got 50% of the elementary algebra questions right but they combined my math placement score and act score to let me go into intermediate algebra instead or elementary...
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    For Sale updated Dr. Collins 2015

    Hello, finished my PCAT and got a great score :). I am selling my 2015 updated DR.Collins material. Honestly, this is a must use material in order to achieve a good PCAT score send me a PM if you are interested in buying.
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    Prepharmacy math course help!!

    I was suppose to start college in the fall as a freshmen but i ended up dropping it. It was becasue i was so frustrated with everything. Over the summer i found out that i was not able to recieve my scholarship because my school didnt receieve my new act score they needed in time which i had no...