Based on a review of the applications by the College of Pharmacy, the most competitive applicants are invited for an interview. The interview is required. It allows the College of Pharmacy to assess essential skills and factors, which may not be reflected in the application. During the interview, a candidate’s knowledge of the profession, motivation toward a career as a pharmacist, ability to think clearly and logically, self-confidence, ability to work with a group and verbal expression of ideas will be assessed. An interview day will consist of an information session, campus tour, group task and a group interview including interaction with current students, faculty, and alumni.
Only those applicants who have received an invitation from the College of Pharmacy can schedule an interview. Interviews are scheduled from July to May.
The interview is scheduled from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. About 5 business days after the interview you will receive the admissions decision.
To prepare for the interview, start to develop your knowledge about the pharmacy profession and the motivation to become a pharmacist. At your current institution, consult with the office of career services to help practice interviewing.