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PharmD Admission Stats FAQ



How many students are accepted in Drake's PharmD program each year?

According to the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accreditation standards, Drake is limited to enrolling 110 students in the P1 class.

How many in-state and out-of-state students are accepted?

As a private university, Drake considers all students equally.  Students are not reviewed according to in-state or out-of-state residency status.

How many applications do you receive, and what are my chances for getting into the PharmD program?

Drake receives an average of about 400 applications for the PharmD program each year.  The number of applicants admitted varies each year based on the quality and quantity of the applicant pool.  Drake enrolls approximately 110 P1 students each year.