Admissions Guidelines

Marshall School of Pharmacy takes a holistic view of an applicant’s background for the purpose of admission; however, the following guidelines for acceptance are recommended:

  • Expected completion of all pre-pharmacy coursework prior to fall enrollment, with a suggested minimum GPA of 2.5 overall and 2.75 for pre-pharmacy pre-requisite coursework (Please note: completion of an undergraduate degree is not required.)
  • Completion and submission of all required application documents and fees (see instructions below)
  • Completion of the PCAT (Pharmacy College Admissions Test) within two years prior to the date of application.  A composite percentile score of at least 50 is desired.
  • Satisfactory completion of on-campus candidate interview

MUSOP admits U.S. Citizens and U. S. Permanent Residents only.

To Apply

Marshall University accepts applications through the PharmCAS website.

In addition, MUSOP requires submission of a supplemental application which should be completed and sent along with the $100.00 non-refundable supplemental application fee to:

Marshall University
School of Pharmacy
Office of Student Affairs
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755-2950

The deadline for receipt of all application materials for Early Decision is September 3, 2013
The final deadline for receipt of all application documents has been extended to February 3, 2014.

Please contact the Office of Student Affairs at (304) 696-7352 or with any questions.


Marshall University School of Pharmacy tuition for the 2012 – 2013 academic year was as follows:

WV Residents- $15,926.00
Nonresidents – $27,916.00

Tuition for the 2014 – 2015 academic year will be posted when finalized.

For more information on financing your Doctor of Pharmacy degree, please visit the Office of Student Financial Assistance or call them at (304) 696-3162.

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