Institutional Data & Assessment

Welcome to the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Institutional Research and Assessment page. The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is committed to continual quality improvement. The College's Assessment Office provides information to support planning and decision making, as well as providing college data to the University, accrediting organizations, and the public at large.



Drake College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences' Doctor of Pharmacy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL  60603, 312/664-3575; FAX 312/664-4652, web site

Licensure and Graduation Disclosure

The first-time NAPLEX pass rate for the Drake PharmD class of 2014 was 98.4%.

The on-time graduation rate for the Drake PharmD class of 2015 was 89%.

A full 40 percent of 2015 Drake PharmD graduates were accepted to a competitive residency program.  The national median for colleges and schools of pharmacy is just over 14%
(Morton et al. AJPE 77 (10) 2013)

For additional information, please contact:

Charles R. Phillips
Assistant Dean of Assessment
Phone: 515-271-4980

September 10, 2015
By way of ebola crises, earthquakes, and hurricanes, the career of Commander Aaron Middlekauff, PH’01, brought him to the nation’s capital to direct field operations for the Coast Guard’s pharmacists.
September 10, 2015
September 10, 2015