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College of Pharmacy

We Prepare Pharmacists to Lead in 21st Century Health Care

Today, pharmacists go far beyond the counter, applying their expertise and serving patients in new ways. As an innovator in education for the health professions, UNE will empower you to be a medication expert, wellness consultant, and primary caregiver — ready to lead in the new world of pharmacy. 

We also offer Merit Scholarships to incoming students who have demonstrated strong academic achievement. 


Here's What Makes UNE Different

Interprofessional education teaches you to lead in team-based care.

IPEC

As a UNE pharmacy student, you receive interprofessional training alongside future physicians, dentists, physical therapists, and other training health professionals, so you are able to lead in today’s collaborative health care field.

Diverse learning opportunities give you career flexibility.

Study

Global travel courses. Multiple rotations at workplaces in downtown Portland, in nearby communities, and throughout rural Maine. Research with faculty. You experience a wide range of learning environments.

A cutting-edge simulation lab helps prepare you for clinical care.

SIMUNE’s Sim Lab is an authentic hospital environment with state-of-the-art robotic patient simulators. Here, you gain real-life clinical experience without the real-life risk. Watch a Sim Lab video.

specialized training opportunities provide additional expertise.

Specialty tracksYou'll have the opportunity to pursue tracks in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Wellness and Integrative Medicine, giving you advanced training at no extra cost. 


News

Students at the health fair assisted in providing valuable services to vulnerable populations
Students at the health fair assisted in providing valuable services to vulnerable populations

UNE students provide valuable care at annual community health fair

Twenty-six UNE students from the Dental Hygiene, Nursing, Physician Assistant and Pharmacy programs joined colleagues from Maine Medical Center, the Portland Public Library and 10...

Students from UNE's inaugural class gather at the dedication ceremony for the Pharmacy building in October of 2009. On October 9
Students from UNE's inaugural class gather at the dedication ceremony for the Pharmacy building in October of 2009. On October 9, 2019, almost ten years to the day later, COP held a celebration to commemorate its milestone anniversary.

Delighting in a dynamic decade: UNE College of Pharmacy celebrates 10 years of progress and new developments on the horizon

On October 9, almost ten years to the day that the College of Pharmacy (COP) held a dedication ceremony for its then-brand new building, faculty,...

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Live and Study in Portland, Maine

UNE Doctor of Pharmacy students study on our Portland, Maine campus, a classic New England quad with brick buildings and tall trees. Portland, named “America’s Most Livable City” by Forbes and “Foodiest Small Town in America” by Bon Appetit, is the city on every list. A rustic port hosts a cool cultural scene — with outdoor adventure all around. UNE’s campus is just 10 minutes from downtown. Take a Virtual Tour!


Admissions

 

Learn more about Pharmacy Admissions.


Quality Academics, Respected Degrees

UNE is proud of the recognition we've received, which echoes the success of our students: The graduation rate for UNE's Pharm.D. class of 2016 was an impressive 94.4%.

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