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Study at Albany College of Pharmacy in New York

 

The Albany College of Pharmacy is also known as Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. The college is a private and independent institute of advanced health care. The college name is abbreviated as ACPHS. It was founded in 1881 as the Department of Pharmacy of Union University. The college offers specialized degree programs in pharmaceutical science, pharmacy, biomedical technology, health, and human sciences. Research degree programs are also available at ASPHS.

Students at ACPHS participate in a variety of sports. The college athletic teams are nicknamed The Panthers. The Panthers participate in football, swimming, lacrosse, baseball and track sports at the intercollegiate level. The college is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, and the Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference. ACPHS provides financial aid to deserving students.

Profile of Albany College of Pharmacy

Students attend Albany College of Pharmacy in Albany, NY, a small city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Albany College of Pharmacy degrees go up to the Bachelor s degree.

Course Topics

The school has a tighter focus on specific Course Topics than most colleges its size. Albany College of Pharmacy is known for its programs in medicine.

Albany College of Pharmacy Selectivity

The school is selective and does not offer open admission. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 530. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 570 and 660.

Faculty

The school has a tenure system for senior faculty. The full-time faculty at Albany College of Pharmacy is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student enrolment

There are 1,423 students at the school .

The school reports its educational mission is:

"The College is dedicated to the improvement of health by educating its students to create and disseminate knowledge leading to improved health care, and by optimizing the benefits of existing drug and related health care practices. The College instills values, attitudes and skills that enable lifelong intellectual, cultural and professional growth for students and faculty. The education provided facilitates progressive adaptation to changing professional practice environments. "

Albany College of Pharmacy Programs and Degrees

General Category

Degrees

Most Common Majors

Medicine140 pharmacy
Medical Support and Technology9 cytotechnologist
Medical Adminstration3 pharmacy courses

Contact: Albany College of Pharmacy

Albany College of Pharmacy

106 New Scotland Avenue

Albany, NY 12208-3492

General Phone: (518) 694-7200

http://www.acp.edu



Contact: Albany College of Pharmacy

Albany College of Pharmacy

106 New Scotland Avenue

Albany, NY 12208-3492

General Phone: (518) 694-7200

http://www.acp.edu