Program Measurements

Graduation Rate

On-time graduation rate for the class of 2016: 85%

Pharmacist Board Licensure Exams

National Pharmacy Licensing Exam (NAPLEX) First-Time Pass Rate (2016)

  • St. Louis College of Pharmacy: 80%
  • National average: 87%

Multistate Pharmacy Jurisprudence Examination (MPJE) First-Time Pass Rate (2016)

  • St. Louis College of Pharmacy: 78%
  • National average: 84%

Pharmacy Calculations Proficiency Exam First-Time Pass Rate (2015-16): 96.4%

Postgraduate Training

In 2016, a total of 74 STLCOP students applied for residency programs, 70 from the class of 2016 and four who graduated in recent years. Forty-eight graduates matched for Postgraduate Year 1 (PGY1) residency programs, including one alumnus from the class of 2015 and one from the class of 2013.

This represents approximately a 74% match rate and a 65% placement rate, and accounts for approximately 21% of the graduating class.

Students were placed in 14 states throughout the United States.

Job Placement and Employment

For the class of 2015:

  • Graduates employed in the pharmacy profession (including postgraduate education): 93%
  • Graduates who pursued postgraduate education or residency training: 11%
  • Graduates not employed in the pharmacy profession: 7%
  • Graduates employment status unknown: 0%