Pharm.D. Program Quality Indicators

Accreditation status:

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy (UTCOP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

Certificate
The college's most recent ACPE accreditation examined the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) program beginning with a self-study in 2009-2010 and ending with an accreditation site visit in November 2010. As a result, the college received full accreditation status through June 2017.

Information regarding the ACPE study process is available at https://www. acpe-accredit.org . The council is located at 135 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60603-4810.

The University of Texas at Austin is accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). SACS accreditation is for the full university in awarding baccalaureate, professional, masters, and doctorate degrees. It was last completed in 2008 with a fifth-year report due in 2014. The next reaffirmation of accreditation is scheduled for 2018.


On time graduation rates:

Class Entering in:

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

Total

Expected Graduation:

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

# Enrolled

129

124

125

124

125

627

# Graduated - 4 yrs

113

107

116

106

111

553

87.6%

86.3%

92.8%

85.5%

88.8%

88.2%

# Graduated ≤ 5 yrs

9

10

7

12

1

39

7.0%

8.1%

5.6%

9.7%

0.8%

6.2%

# Graduated > 5 yrs

1

1

0

1

N/A

3

0.8%

0.8%

0.0%

0.8%

0.5%

Delayed and Enrolled

0

0

0

1

8

9

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.8%

6.4%

1.4%

Dismissed

5

3

0

2

3

13

3.9%

2.4%

0.0%

1.6%

2.4%

2.1%

Withdrew

1

3

2

2

2

10

0.8%

2.4%

1.6%

1.6%

1.6%

1.6%


NAPLEX passing rates and average scores

NAPLEX Passing Rates for First Attempts

Year

UT Pass Rate*

State Pass Rate

Nat'l Pass Rate

2010

99%

95%

94%

2011

99%

95%

96%

2012

99%

95%

96%

2013

99%

92%

95%

2014

100%

93%

94%

NAPLEX Average Scores – UT vs. State vs. National

Year

UT Avg Overall*

State Avg Overall

Nat'l Avg Overall

2010

109.83

100.42

101.70

2011

110.66

102.73

104.08

2012

109.17

102.53

103.30

2013

106.96

99.29

102.87

2014

108.40

99.05

101.69

*Note – UT data reflects only first-time test takers who graduated that year, as calculated when looking at both NABP reports and individual rosters.  State and National data reflect all first-time test takers from that year, even if they graduated prior to that year.


MPJE passing rates and average scores

MPJE Passing Rates for First Attempts

Year

UT Pass Rate*

State Pass Rate

Nat’l Pass Rate

2010

98%

94%

94%

2011

98%

96%

96%

2012

99%

93%

93%

2013

98%

94%

93%

2014

97%

95%

93%

MPJE Average Scores – UT vs. State vs. National

Year

UT Avg Overall*

State Avg Overall

Nat’l Avg Overall

2010

86.57

83.24

82.06

2011

87.32

83.78

82.62

2012

86.98

83.78

82.30

2013

86.88

83.68

82.33

2014

87.46

84.31

82.46

*Note – UT data reflects only first-time test takers who graduated that year, as calculated when looking at both NABP reports and individual rosters.  State and National data reflect all first-time test takers from that year, even if they graduated prior to that year.


Employment information:

Employment Statictics


Residencies:

Of the College of Pharmacy students who applied for residencies in 2014, 87% matched with a residency. Figure shows the percent of UT Austin students who applied for PGY1 residencies and matched versus the national averages.


Student Outstanding Accomplishments

National Awards

State Awards

 

 

Last Reviewed: April 20, 2015

College Information

Mailing Address:
College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas
at Austin
2409 University Ave.
Stop A1900
Austin, TX, USA
78712-1113

Email Address: pharmacy
@austin.utexas.edu

Phone:
1-512-471-1737


National Ranking

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is recognized nationally as one of the elite pharmacy programs for education and research.  The most recent ranking by U.S. News and World Report places the UT College of Pharmacy program among the top four of the more than 100 pharmacy programs in the country.

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