NSU HPD Catalog 2021-2022

188 College of Pharmacy—Advanced Standing Program • practiced as a licensed pharmacist for greater than 50 percent of the time since pharmacy school graduation (proof of licensed pharmacist employment, including dates and position[s] held, must be provide via a letter of recommendation from the applicant’s employer) It is strongly recommended that applicants also submit official scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and/or the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT). Application Procedures Primary Application Process Applicants apply for matriculation into the summer semester. The Office of Admissions processes applications on a “rolling” basis; therefore, it is in the best interest of the applicant to apply early. Listed below are the steps necessary to complete the primary application process. 1. Applicants must submit an electronic PharmCAS application. The interactive, web-based application can be accessed through PharmCAS.org. The PharmCAS application process takes four to six weeks. • May 2: PharmCAS submission application deadline 2. Applicants must submit the materials listed following to PharmCAS. • official transcripts and foreign evaluations from all colleges and universities attended (must be submitted directly to PharmCAS by the college or university or by the NACESapproved foreign evaluator) • official test scores, if applicable* • three letters of reference * P harmCAS will not collect GRE, IELTS, or DuoLingo scores. These scores, if applicable, must be sent directly from the testing service to NSU, along with other supplemental application materials. Secondary Application Process In addition to completing the PharmCAS application, NSU requires the completion of an NSU supplemental application. Upon receipt of the PharmCAS application, NSUwill email a link to access our NSU supplemental application. 1. Applicants must submit the followingmaterials electronically to NSU: • a completed NSU supplemental application • June 15: NSU submission application deadline • a nonrefundable application fee of $50 (U.S.) 2. Applicants must have submitted the following materials to NSU by June 15: • GRE scores, if applicable* • The NSU code is 5522. • IELTS or DuoLingo scores, if applicable* All admissions materials submitted to NSUmust bemailed to Nova Southeastern University Enrollment Processing Services College of Pharmacy Admissions 3301 College Avenue, P.O. Box 299000 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33329-9905 Interview Process A personal interview is part of the admissions process; however, being interviewed is not a guarantee of admission. Upon receipt of the completed application, a review will be made to determine if the applicant will be granted an interview. Not all applicants will be granted an interview. The Office of Admissions will notify selected applicants to schedule interviews. Notice of Acceptance Notice of acceptance or other action by the Committee on Admissions will be on a “rolling” or periodic schedule. Early completion of the application process is in the best interest of the applicant. Admittance to the college is contingent upon successful completion of all prerequisite coursework prior to the first day of the semester. Proof of completion is required. Transcripts After acceptance, final and official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, and/or final and official documents, must be received within 90 calendar days from the start of the term. If these final and official transcripts and/or documents are not received by that time, the student will not be allowed to continue class attendance. In addition, financial aid will not be disbursed to a student until he or she provides all the necessary documents required to be fully admitted. Foreign Coursework Coursework taken at foreign institutions must be evaluated for U.S. institution equivalence by an approved National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) organization. Please note that, while NSU accepts evaluations from any NACES-approved evaluation service (including the ones listed here), PharmCAS will only accept evaluations from World Education Services, Inc. All other evaluation service evaluations must be sent directly from the service to NSU’s Enrollment Processing Services. • World Education Services, Inc. Bowling Green Station P.O. Box 5087 New York, NY 10274-5087 (212) 966-6311 • 800-361-3106 • wes.org • Josef Silny & Associates, Inc., International Education Consultants 7101 SW 102 Avenue Miami, FL 33173 (305) 273-1616 • (305) 273-1338 fax info@jsilny.org • jsilny.org