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College of pharmacy and health sciences
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

Pharmacy Student Successes

First-Time Passing Rate on NAPLEX

The NAPLEX, or North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination, measures a candidate’s knowledge of the practice of pharmacy. It is just one component of the licensure process and is used by the boards of pharmacy as part of their assessment of a candidate’s competence to practice as a pharmacist.

The 1st time pass rate below reflects results for those candidates who graduated and took the exam in the same year reported. 

Butler’s 1st time pass rate on NAPLEX for 2016 was 93.07%%. The national 1st time pass rate for 2016 was 85.86%.

Butler’s 2012-2016  aggregate 1st time pass rate on NAPLEX was 98.38%.  The national 2012-2016 aggregate 1st time pass rate was 93.04%

Pharmacy Program Class of 2016 Post Graduation Plans

Based on self-reports from 96% of graduates collected April-May 2016

College of Pharmacy Postgrad Plans 2016

Pharmacy Program Class of 2016 Practice Setting

Based on self-reports from 60 graduates indicating plans to enter full time pharmacy practice

Pharmacy Program Class of 2016 Practice Setting

 

Pharmacy Program Class of 2016 Residency Placement

Butler's combined Phase I and Phase II American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) PGY1 match rate for 2016 grads was 82.86%.  The national ASHP PGY1 match rate for 2016 grads was 70.11%. 

Graduation Rate Class of 2016

The four-year graduation rate for the Class of 2016 was 74.6.%.  This includes students who voluntarily withdrew or were terminated for conduct code violations after beginning their first year of the program.