Program Information

School: Trinity Western University
Faculty: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Pre-Pharmacy Studies
Description: At TWU, the pre-pharmacy program acts as a well-rounded preparation for pharmaceutical studies; it is also a program within a degree and amounts to a set of specified courses. Taught by a team of expert faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences, pre-pharmacy students are provided with a set of required sciences courses needed for entry into the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.

The program is ideal for students interested pharmacy practices and helping people. Within pre-pharmacy requisites students learn from an array of topics such as cell biology, biochemistry, and organic chemistry, which are critical to any student aiming to work in the field of medicine. In addition, students interested in obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree from TWU while meeting the pre-pharmacy program requirements are encouraged to study from two disciplines: biology and chemistry. This option guarantees that students not only have the pre-requisites for pharmacy schools, but also receive a liberal arts education.

URL: Pre-Pharmacy at Trinity Western University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 67 to 100
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Precalculus 

English 12 and Precalculus 11 or 12 plus two additional Grade 12 academic subjects at a minimum overall average of 67%. A minimum grade of 60% or better is expected on the provincial examination portion of English 12.