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McWhorter School of Pharmacy

McWhorter School of Pharmacy
Established 1927
Type Private
Dean Dr. Michael A. Crouch
Location Birmingham, Alabama
Campus Suburban
Website []
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McWhorter-School-of-Pharmacy, located on the campus of Samford University

The McWhorter School of Pharmacy is an American pharmacy school located in Birmingham, Alabama. The school offers a four-year Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D) degree, and is nationally-accredited by the ACPE.[1]


  • History 1
  • Admissions 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


McWhorter was established January 31, 1927 as the Howard College Department of Pharmacy,[2] and is one of Samford University's ten schools. It is named after R. Clayton McWhorter.


The Admissions committee reviews applications for an entering Fall Class. The application and transcript deadline is normally February 1, and is submitted via PharmCAS. The School of Pharmacy normally admits around 120 students annually out of an applicant pool of 1000-1200. For the Fall 2009 class, 305 students were interviewed with an estimated 108 accepted.[3]


  1. ^ "Accredited Professional Programs of Colleges and Schools of Pharmacy". (ACPE) Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Retrieved 2010-02-11. 
  2. ^ "History of the McWhorter School of Pharmacy". Retrieved 2010-02-11. 
  3. ^ "McWhorter School of Pharmacy Admission Statistics". PharmCAS. Retrieved 2010-02-11. 

External links

  • "McWhorter School of Pharmacy website". Retrieved 2009-11-22. 

"School Info".  "School FAQ". 

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