Pharmacy Residency Programs: Application Requirements

Applications due January 4, 2016

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Eligible candidates must have a Pharmacy degree from an ACPE-accredited school or college of pharmacy and be eligible for Minnesota licensure. An on-site interview is required. Interested candidates must be registered with National Matching Services Inc. and application materials need to be completed within the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS).


  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement/ letter of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation - standardized template should include an assessment of the candidate’s knowledgebase, independence, dependability, communication style, assertiveness and motivation
  • Pharmacy transcript from an Accredited School or College of Pharmacy.
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In addition, successful completion of an ASHP Accredited PGY-1 Residency Program is required for entry into the Solid Organ Transplant, Ambulatory Care, and Critical Care PGY-2 Residency Programs.