Student Performance


Graduation

Percentage of students who graduated with their original class

  • Class of 2020 – 82%
  • Class of 2019 – 83%
  • Class of 2018 – 90%
  • Class of 2017 – 90.8%
  • Class of 2016 – 91.4%
  • Class of 2015 – 92.4%
  • Class of 2014 – 97.3%
  • Class of 2013 – 97.1%
  • Class of 2012 – 99.1%
  • Class of 2011 – 97.1%

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) graduating student survey

94% of our 2020 graduates indicated that if they were starting a pharmacy program over again, they would choose KU School of Pharmacy, compared to a national average of 83.6% of students who would again choose their same school.

  • Response rate: 77.2%

Licensure Exams

NAPLEX (North American Pharmacist Licensure Exam) first-time pass rates

  • Class of 2020 – 94.74%
  • Class of 2019 – 92.31%
  • Class of 2018 – 99.28%
  • Class of 2017 – 90.91%
  • Class of 2016 – 84.71%
  • Class of 2015 – 96.7%
  • Class of 2014 – 98.6%
  • Class of 2013 – 98.1%
  • Class of 2012 – 99%
  • Class of 2011 – 98.97%
  • Class of 2010 – 97%

MPJE (Multistate Pharmacy Jurisprudence Exam) first-time pass rates

  • Class of 2020 – 99.12%
  • Class of 2019 – 96.46%
  • Class of 2018 – 99.16%
  • Class of 2017 – 98.31%
  • Class of 2016 – 95.87%
  • Class of 2015 – 99.3%
  • Class of 2014 – 99.1%
  • Class of 2013 – 100%
  • Class of 2012 – 99%
  • Class of 2011 – 98.9%
  • Class of 2010 – 98.2%

Residencies

Percentage of class that sought residencies

  • Class of 2020 – 43%
  • Class of 2019 – 32%
  • Class of 2018 – 37.5%
  • Class of 2017 – 29%
  • Class of 2016 – 28.9%
  • Class of 2015 – 23.2%
  • Class of 2014 – 32.4%
  • Class of 2013 – 31.7%
  • Class of 2012 – 32.4%
  • Class of 2011 – 23.8%

Percentage of applicants who successfully matched

  • Class of 2020 – 71% (63% national average)
  • Class of 2019 – 61% (64% national average)
  • Class of 2018 – 79% (65% national average)
  • Class of 2017 – 87%
  • Class of 2016 – 77.1%
  • Class of 2015 – 82%
  • Class of 2014 – 79.2%
  • Class of 2013 – 81.8%
  • Class of 2012 – 57.6%
  • Class of 2011 – 83.3%