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1. Schools with Bachelor's Degrees in Pharmacy: How to Choose
Students interested in becoming licensed pharmacists should pursue a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D) degree. A Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Science (BSPS) program prepares students for work in the pharmaceutical industry, but graduates of this program are not eligible to become pharmacists. The BSPS can prepare students for graduate studies, but it's not always required for a Pharm.D.
2. Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy: Info for Pharmacy Majors
Students interested in pharmacy-related positions can pursue a bachelor's degree in pharmacy, more commonly known as a bachelor's in pharmaceutical sciences. To become a pharmacist, a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree is required.
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