The Future of Pharmacy Education is Here!

Pharmacists are essential members of the health care team. These white-coated professionals go beyond prescription filling and medication dispensing and with a projection of 13,400 job openings each year for the next decade, the demand is undeniable! With this number in mind, Regis University is proud to introduce the nation's first 0-5 Pharm.D. Early Assurance Program for High School Seniors. This unique educational journey eliminates the need for separate undergraduate and graduate degrees with a streamlined approach that saves students both time and money.

From High School Senior to Doctor in Just 5 Years

Highly exclusive, the 0-5 Pharm.D. Early Assurance Program for High School Seniors will admit a limited number of dedicated students starting Fall 2024, all sharing a deep passion and determination for the field of pharmacy. And with a significant advantage – a $150,000 merit scholarship, distributed over the duration of the five-year program, means focus remains on your studies and professional growth.


Why Study Pharmacy at Regis?

At Regis, we live and exercise our Jesuit values in a multitude of ways. We're all about taking care of the whole you — mind, body and spirit. A Jesuit education also helps to shape well-rounded, academically competent pharmacy graduates with strong character and conviction. Here's what sets us apart:

  • Small classes and cutting-edge technology
  • Engaged faculty who become mentors
  • Critical thinking, leadership and skills development
  • Team-Based Learning (TBL) environment
  • Hands-on learning and research opportunities
  • Access to a vast global network of students, faculty and alumni

Qualification Requirements and Financial Aid for the 0-5 Pharm.D. Early Assurance Program

Are you ready to embark on this transformative educational journey? To qualify for the program, students must:

  • Enter the program with a 3.5 GPA and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA until graduation
  • Live on the Regis campus for at least the first two years of the program
  • Students must remain with the same cohort for all five years of the program, course schedule can't be altered

Financial Aid

  • $150,000 in merit scholarship for the duration of the program, consisting of $30,000 per year
  • Additional merit scholarships and need-based grants may be available during the undergraduate portion of the program, based on admissions application and Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) information.

Discover more about our 0-5 Pharm.D. Early Assurance Program for High School Seniors and become part of the future of pharmacy education!

For more information about this program see our digital booklet or contact our Director of Traditional Enrollment, Dina Harder (Florez), at or 303.625.1262.

5 Fun Facts About Pharmacists That May Blow Your Mind:

#1: The median salary of a Pharmacist: $132,750

#2: Pharmacists ARE doctors

#3: Pharmacists manage chronic diseases

#4: Aside from retail drugstores and hospitals, pharmacists hold jobs as Research Scientists, work in Oncology Pharmacy and even create medical tool kits for astronauts in space as an astropharmacist for NASA!

#5: You can fast-track your Doctor of Pharmacy degree from high school to doctorate in just FIVE years!!!!

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