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
At PBA, you’ll:
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.
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.
Speaking of PBA...
"I felt incredibly grateful and humbled at even having the opportunity to apply for the award. I remember praying and thanking God for His divine love and guidance in my life as I walked up to the stage because all of the glory and honor is His."
-- Ashley Stadtmiller Johnson of Columbus, Ohio, the 2011 recipient of the Gregory Outstanding Graduate Award