The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education requires that all Pharm.D. students receive 30% of their education in practice settings. Your readiness depends on the variety and quality of pharmacy practice faculty and facilities.
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education Requirements
Years 1-3: Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (300 hours)
Year 4: Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (1440 hours)
UIW has over 20 pharmacy practice faculty who precept in a variety of rotation types. In addition, UIW partners with several dynamic and challenging preceptors in the community, including University Health System (UHS), South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS), CHRISTUS Santa Rosa (CSR), Baptist Health System and San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC).