Pharmacy Post Baccalaureate Program and Pre-PharmD Enrichment Program
LECOM offers educational programs intended to increase opportunities and options in science for college graduates who are interested in the School of Pharmacy. The Pharmacy Health Sciences Post Baccalaureate Program and the Pre-PharmD Enrichment Program (PEP) offers a rigorous curriculum centered on the basic medical sciences to prepare students for the pharmacy program. All coursework is conducted by LECOM faculty members at the Erie campus.
All coursework within the Pharmacy Post Baccalaureate Pathway and Pre-PharmD Enrichment Program (PEP) curriculum is presented at the Bayfront campus in Erie, PA by LECOM faculty.
The programs are two-semester, non-degree granting courses of study designed to enhance the science background of participating students. Classes are held daily Monday through Friday for two 15-week periods. Classes are not held on designated holidays, and other holidays or occasions as so identified.
Students will earn 15 credit hours per semester based on the standard calculation of 14 hours of instruction per each credit hour. Post Baccalaureate and PEP students must adhere to all policies and regulations of LECOM.
|Fall Semester||Spring Semester|
|Biological Science I||Biological Science II|
|Advanced Chemistry I||Advanced Chemistry II|
|Pharmaceutical Sciences I||Pharmaceutical Sciences II|
|Anatomy and Physiology||Pharmacology|
Please note that the curriculum is subject to change. To download a full list of course descriptions, click here.
The remainder of the curriculum is allocated to examinations, directed study, oral presentations and other related modalities of instruction and assessment as appropriate.
Health Sciences Post Baccalaureate Program