School of Pharmacy

Doctor of Pharmacy

The highly respected Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Earning your Pharm.D. degree at PBA will make you a pharmacist who is proficient in distributing prescription drugs and advising patients, physicians, and other health practitioners on the selection, dosages, and side effects of medications. And most importantly, a pharmacist who does so with a caring, Christian perspective.

Your Courses & Classes

Your Experience

At PBA, you’ll:

  • Learn in one of the most technologically advanced facilities in the country
  • Benefit from small class sizes so you have easy access to your professors
  • Gain confidence and impact the lives of others through our medical mission trips to places such as Costa Rica, Africa, Belize, the Amazon and the Dominican Republic
  • Have the opportunity to excel in coursework to be considered for the Gregory Outstanding Graduate Award, the school of pharmacy’s most prestigious honor 

Your Faculty

You’ll learn from award-winning seasoned professionals who have conducted groundbreaking work to improve the lives of others. Dr. Seena Haines, professor of pharmacy practice and associate dean for faculty, is one of 38 health-system pharmacists who have been given the title "Fellow" by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists in recognition of excellence achieved in pharmacy practice.

Your Opportunities

You will be fully equipped to perform well in required national examinations. For example, the 2011 graduating class of PBA's Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy achieved the highest passing rate in the state on the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination, a first in the school’s history. The school’s 98.44 percent pass rate on the NAPLEX was higher than both the state and national averages, which were 93.53 and 95.66 respectively. There are many exciting career opportunities available for new pharmacists in a variety of practice settings.