Pre-pharmacy Major

Students who wish to enter Pre-Pharmacy at the University of Houston must apply for admission through the university's Office of Admissions. They must satisfy all admission and scholastic requirements outlined on the Office of Admissions website. It should be emphasized that university regulations limit acceptance of hours from a junior or community college to 66 hours.

For additional resources about the pharmacy profession as well as specific information related to entering the UH pre-pharmacy program as a High School Student, Transfer Student or International Student, please select the appropriate category from the menu at left.

Within the section, you will find additional information about advising, admissions, curriculum (prerequisites), and transferring credits from other institutions. Prospective students also are encouraged to read through the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page for assistance with some of the most commonly encountered questions related to Pre-Pharmacy at UH.

It is recommended that all pre-pharmacy students interested in pursuing a Pharm.D. degree and matriculating at the University of Houston enroll (register) for Introduction to Pharmacy (PHAR 2200) during either the first or second Pre-Pharmacy year.