Top Pharmacy Schools According to Student Reviews

Top Pharmacy Schools

1 University of California-San Francisco 9.35
2 Mercer University-Atlanta 9.07
3 University of South Florida 8.92
4 Creighton University 8.78
4 Duquesne University 8.78
6 University of Maryland Baltimore 8.75
7 Butler University 8.59
8 University of Illinois at Chicago 8.53
9 University of Missouri-Kansas City 8.50
10 The University of Texas at Austin 8.37
11 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 8.23
12 Purdue University-West Lafayette 8.22
13 University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill 8.21
14 University of Florida 8.10
15 University of Arizona 8.09
16 Medical University of South Carolina 8.02
17 University of Cincinnati 8.01
18 University of Kentucky 7.86
19 University of Pittsburgh 7.85
20 The University of Iowa 7.83
21 University of Georgia 7.72
22 Texas Tech University 7.58
23 University of Colorado Denver 7.47
24 University at Buffalo 7.33
25 Texas Southern University 7.29

In compiling the Top Pharmacy Schools & Rankings, students often post comments regarding their experiences. One Class of 2016 student earning her graduate degree from Butler University wrote: “Pro: Nationally recognized name Pro: Highly respected, Nearly perfect first-time NAPLEX pass rate and a great use of technology as a teaching tool”

Students can continue to review their programs at and qualify to win a $1,000 scholarship, awarded once per semester. Reviews will be incorporated into upcoming program rankings.

METHODOLOGY reaches current and recent graduate students through scholarship entries as well as social media platforms. These program rankings cover a period from September 1, 2012 to March 31, 2015. assigns 15 ranking categories to each graduate program at each graduate school. Rankings cover a variety of student topics, such as academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid, and quality of network.

For a given graduate program, rankings are determined by calculating the average score for each program based on the 15 ranking categories. These scores are then compared across all ranked schools for that program and are translated into a final ranking for that graduate program, i.e., business and management. A given graduate program is not ranked until a minimum threshold of graduate student surveys is completed for that graduate program.