Fast Facts

Since our founding in 1864, St. Louis College of Pharmacy has been committed to educating the best pharmacists in the United States. Surrounded by one of the nation's preeminent biomedical complexes, the College provides exceptional education, research and practice opportunities for students.

Vision

St. Louis College of Pharmacy will be globally prominent in pharmacy and health care education, interprofessional patient-centered care and collaborative research.

Mission

St. Louis College of Pharmacy is a supportive and enriching environment for growth, advancement, and leadership and prepares our students, residents, faculty, staff and alumni to positively impact patients and society.

Fast Facts

  • Located in a premiere biomedical complex
  • Steps away from Forest Park, ones of the largest urban parks in the country
  • 1,400 students from 31 states and 10 countries (2015 enrollment)
  • 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • More than 60 student organizations, fraternities, intramurals and club sports
  • 12 NAIA Division I sports
  • More than 600 advanced pharmacy practice experiences (APPEs)
  • Average ACT score: 27
  • Average high school GPA: 3.63
  • Third lowest tuition out of 65 private colleges of pharmacy in the U.S.
  • College-sponsored scholarships: $6.7 million
  • 94% of current students receive financial aid
  • 3 out of 4 pharmacists in the St. Louis metro area are STLCOP graduates
  • 6,975 alumni practice in 48 states and 14 countries
  • Ranked No. 4 among top private colleges of pharmacy in the nation (U.S. News & World Report, 2016)
  • National to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service in 2013 and 2014