College of Pharmacy Student Handbook 2023-2024

Barry and Judy Silverman College of Pharmacy 2023–2024 121 4. Student must be of good moral character. 5. Student must attend the commencement program. 6. S tudent must satisfactorily fulfill all financial, library, and university obligations (to receive credentials). 7. Students must receive approval by a Silverman College of Pharmacy faculty vote. Students who do not meet the above requirements will not receive credentials, nor will the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy be notified of program completion to take the licensing examinations. Graduation with Honors Pharm.D. students with a cumulative GPA of 3.8 to 4.0 on a 4.0 scale will receive a diploma inscribed with highest honors. Students with a cumulative GPA of 3.6 to 3.79 on a 4.0 scale will receive a diploma inscribed with honors. Licensure Examinations Applications for licensure within the state of Florida may be obtained through the Florida Board of Pharmacy’s website ( Applications for licensure from other states may be obtained from that state’s respective board of pharmacy website. Each state has different requirements. Students pursuing licensure must also apply for eligibility for the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination® (NAPLEX®) and the Multistate Pharmacy Jurisprudence Examination® (MPJE®) through the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy ( Applications for states other than Florida should be submitted to the assistant dean of Accreditation and Assessment with a cover letter explaining which sections need to be completed by the school and where the application should be sent (i.e., directly to the respective board of pharmacy office or returned to the student). Documentation will not be completed until after degree conferral. Grade Disputes, Grievances, and Appeals Grading Disputes and Appeals Policy for Grading Disputes Matters regarding grading disputes shall include all concerns related to specific grades received or the processes by which grades are determined. In all appeals regarding a grading dispute, the decision of the dean is final. A student seeking to dispute a final grade through the administrative channels above must initiate such action, in writing, within 30 days from the date the grade is recorded at the registrar’s office. Review