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Canadians applying to American Pharmacy Schools

Discussion in 'Pre-Pharmacy' started by beelee8, Aug 24, 2015.

  1. beelee8

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    I'm from Ontario, Canada and looking into applying to pharmacy in the states. I've been doing some research on the whole process. Is anyone in the same boat?
     
  2. pms_testosterone

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    Are you planning on practicing in the US? If not, it's not financially wise to go to school there. If you have (or can get) an average over 70% and some kind of health care experience, you're a candidate for Canadian schools. (Sorry if this advice is unwanted.)
     
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    I do hope to practice in the US after I am done. I don't see many people taking that route though.
     
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    Probably a smart choice, then. I have a colleague who's blocked from practicing in the US due to having a BPharm instead of a PharmD. (I imagine a Canadian PharmD would be acceptable, though.)
     
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