If you complete the following coursework with a minimum GPA at John Carroll University, you will be guaranteed an interview with the Northeast Ohio Medical University’s College of Pharmacy.

The Program guarantees an interview if the student:

  • completes at least 30 semester hours
  • demonstrates the ability to meet ALL the prerequisites prior to admission (see below)
  • earns a GPA  3.5 on the 4.0 scale
  • achieves a PCAT Composite score   75th percentile
  • completes ALL other application materials and procedures as required by NEOUCOP
  • meets ALL other criteria as outlined by the NEOUCOP Admissions Committee
Required Courses
JCU Course NumberCourse TitleCredit Hours
BL155-158Principles of Biology I & II with Lab8
CH 141-144
(or CH151/153)
General Chemistry I & II with Lab10
CH 221-224Organic Chemistry I & II with Lab8
PH 125/125L, 126/126L
or PH 215/215L, 216/216L
General Physics8
CH 435-436Biochemistry I and II7
MT 135Calculus4
EN 111/112 (or EN103/112
or EN114/116)
English Composition/Literature6
EC 201Economics3
MT 228Statistics4
CO 100Communication2
PS 101Psychology3
SC 101Sociology6
General Electives15

JCU students wishing to earn their bachelor’s degree also will need to complete the Core Curriculum and the requirements of at least one major.