Appalachian College of Pharmacy

Focused on The Professional Development of Pharmacists

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About Appalachian College of Pharmacy

The Appalachian College of Pharmacy is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and is the only three-year Doctor of Pharmacy program in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Therefore, our students graduate and enter the workforce one year earlier than graduates from a traditional four-year program and they do so with equivalent classroom hours and clinical training. Our students save one year of tuition and related expenses while earning income one year sooner, providing substantial monetary savings and a quality pharmacy education.

The Appalachian College of Pharmacy’s mission is to cultivate a learning community committed to education, community outreach, and the professional development of pharmacists.

A majority of our graduates are practicing pharmacy in the Appalachian Region – positively impacting health care in an underserved region.

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Admissions Department

Are you ready to begin your journey toward earning a Doctor of Pharmacy degree? Find everything you need to know about the admissions process here. Our complete enrollment requirements and prerequisites are outlined, so you can prepare your application, whether you are a domestic or international student. Most of your admissions questions can be answered on our FAQ page, but if not, please contact our Admissions Office for assistance.

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Financial Aid

Pharmacy education is an investment in your future. Many students find they need financial assistance to meet their educational goals. Our financial aid Office can provide information on tuition and fees as well as living expenses which can help you determine your financial needs to complete your education at Appalachian College of Pharmacy. Financial aid resources such as student loans and scholarships may be available to help students complete their pharmacy education. Please contact the financial aid office for more information.

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Local Community

The Appalachian College of Pharmacy (ACP) is located at Oakwood, Virginia, in Buchanan County, which is in the rugged Appalachian Mountains of Southwest Virginia. Surrounding ACP is a small but vibrant community with many outdoor opportunities for students. The campus is located within a short drive of outdoor activities such as fishing, four-wheeling, golfing, hiking, hunting, mountain biking, mountain climbing, snow skiing, water skiing, and whitewater rafting. It is also home to several festivals and near many museums, musical venues, live theater, and cultural events.  This area is optimal for academic endeavor, where students can focus on their studies free from the noise and distractions of a more urban setting, while enjoying all that nature can provide.

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Plan Your ACP Visit

If you are considering Appalachian College of Pharmacy for your future educational goals, we welcome you to come visit us. During your visit, you will have the opportunity to tour our campus, meet many of your potential professors and classmates, and get an idea of what your educational experience would be if you were to become a student of the college. We are proud of our institution and the educational opportunities it offers. Please contact our Admissions Office to schedule a visit.

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Apply for Admission

When you are ready to apply for admission to Appalachian College of Pharmacy, you will find all admissions criteria, along with admissions application information, here. Domestic and international applications are both available along with a complete list of prerequisites and enrollment requirements. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact our Admissions Office.

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Virginia Delegate Terry Kilgore, who is also ACP director of advancement and an associate professor of pharmacy law, delivered a presentation on the U.S. Constitution today in observance of Constitution Day on campus. ... See MoreSee Less

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Virginia Delegate Terry Kilgore, who is also ACP director of advancement and an associate professor of pharmacy law, delivered a presentation on the U.S. Constitution today in observance of Constitution Day on campus.Image attachment

ACP students helping administer free flu shots today at the Cedar Bluff Heritage Festival today. #acppharmd #pharmacistintraining #cedarbluff #communityservice ... See MoreSee Less

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ACP students helping administer free flu shots today at the Cedar Bluff Heritage Festival today. #acppharmd #pharmacistintraining #cedarbluff #communityservice

 

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ACP students helping administrator free flu shots today at the Cedar Bluff Heritage Festival. #acppharmd #pharmacistintraining #cedarbluff #communityservice @ Cedar Bluff, Virginia ... See MoreSee Less

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ACP students helping administrator free flu shots today at the Cedar Bluff Heritage Festival. #acppharmd #pharmacistintraining #cedarbluff #communityservice  @ Cedar Bluff, Virginia

Mark your calendars now! ACP will host a blood drive here on campus in the gym on September 27. ACP's Phi Delta Chi is looking for volunteers to donate blood. To sign up for a time to donate blood, go to www.redcrossblood.org/. Look for "Find a Blood Drive" and type in the school's zip code (24631) and choose a time between 10am-4pm. ... See MoreSee Less

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Mark your calendars now! ACP will host a blood drive here on campus in the gym on September 27. ACPs Phi Delta Chi is looking for volunteers to donate blood. To sign up for a time to donate blood, go to  http://www.redcrossblood.org/. Look for Find a Blood Drive and type in the schools zip code (24631) and choose a time between 10am-4pm.

Appalachian College of Pharmacy students recently participated in "Greeklympics," a joint Rush event for Kappa Psi and Phi Delta Chi. Members of both groups invited potential new members to play in a variety of field games to celebrate Greek unity on campus. ... See MoreSee Less

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