South Carolina Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in South Carolina

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of South Carolina.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1500 internship hours
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record
  • 2 character vouchers from licensed pharmacists

Application also requires:

  • $100 fee
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • 2 passport style photos

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

South Carolina also allows licensure by reciprocity.

To maintain a pharmacist license in South Carolina, pharmacists need 15 CE (continuing education) credits every year.  Half of the credits must be about drug therapy and patient management.  Six must be live.

For more information, visit the South Carolina Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.llr.state.sc.us/POL/Pharmacy/

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Rhode Island Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in Rhode Island

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of Rhode Island.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1500 internship hours
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record
  • Good moral character from 4 references

Application also requires:

  • $280 fee
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Passport style photo

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

Rhode Island also allows licensure by reciprocity.

To maintain a pharmacist license in Rhode Island, pharmacists need 15 CE (continuing education) credits every year. Five must be live.

For more information, visit the Rhode Island Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.health.ri.gov/partners/boards/pharmacy/

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Pennsylvania Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in Pennsylvania

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of Pennsylvania.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1500 internship hours (maximum 750 hours from school externship)
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record

Application also requires:

  • $45 fee

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

Pennsylvania also allows licensure by reciprocity.

To maintain a pharmacist license in Pennsylvania, pharmacists need 30 CE (continuing education) credits every 2 years.

For more information, visit the Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/Pharmacy/Pages/default.aspx

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Oregon Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in Oregon

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of Oregon.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1440 internship hours
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record

Application also requires:

  • $50 fee
  • Passport style photo
  • Copy of birth certificate

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

Oregon also allows licensure by reciprocity for a $120 fee.

To maintain a pharmacist license in Oregon, pharmacists need 15 CE (continuing education) credits every year.  One law credit.  Eleven therapeutics credits.  A one time requirement of 7 pain management credits.

For more information, visit the Oregon Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.oregon.gov/pharmacy/Pages/index.aspx

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Oklahoma Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in Oklahoma

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of Oklahoma.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1500 internship hours
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record

Application also requires:

  • $125 fee
  • Possible Board of Pharmacy interview

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

Oklahoma also allows licensure by reciprocity for a $200 fee.

To maintain a pharmacist license in Oklahoma, pharmacists need 15 CE (continuing education) credits every year.

For more information, visit the Oklahoma Board of Pharmacy.

https://www.ok.gov/pharmacy/

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Ohio Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in Ohio

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of Ohio.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1500 internship hours
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record
  • At least 18 years of age

Application also requires:

  • $110 application fee, $25 license fee
  • Head and shoulders photo

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

Ohio also allows licensure by reciprocity.

To maintain a pharmacist license in Ohio, pharmacists need 60 CE (continuing education) credits every 3 years.

For more information, visit the Ohio Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.pharmacy.ohio.gov/

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North Dakota Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in North Dakota

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of North Dakota.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1500 internship hours
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record
  • Good moral character
  • At least 18 years of age

Application also requires:

  • $100 application fee, $25 license fee
  • Passport style photo

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

North Dakota also allows licensure by reciprocity.

To maintain a pharmacist license in North Dakota, pharmacists need 30 CE (continuing education) credits every 2 years.

For more information, visit the North Dakota Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.nodakpharmacy.com/

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North Carolina Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in North Carolina

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of North Carolina.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1500 internship hours (at least 1000 hours from community or hospital pharmacy)
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record
  • At least 18 years of age

Application also requires:

  • $100 fee
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Passport style photo

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

North Carolina also allows licensure by reciprocity, except from California for a $600 fee.

To maintain a pharmacist license in North Carolina, pharmacists need 15 CE (continuing education) credits every year.  Eight credits must be live.

For more information, visit the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.ncbop.org/

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New York Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in New York

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of New York.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 1040 internship hours if ACPE or CCAPP accredited program graduate, 2080 internship hours if non-accredited program graduate, exempt if Pharm D
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record
  • Good moral character

Application also requires:

  • $339 fee
  • Compounding Written and Practical Exam

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

New York also allows licensure by reciprocity.

To maintain a pharmacist license in New York, pharmacists need 45 CE (continuing education) credits every 3 years.  Three credits must be on drug errors and prevention.  Twenty three credits must be live.

For more information, visit the New York Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/pharm/

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New Mexico Pharmacist License

Pharmacist in New Mexico

A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of New Mexico.

Requirements include:

  • Must pass the NAPLEX
  • Must pass the MPJE
  • 2150 internship hours if Pharm D, 1500 internship hours if Bachelor of Science
  • Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
  • No criminal record

Application also requires:

  • $200 fee
  • A 3″ x 4″ bust photo

Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:

  • Must pass FPGEE
  • Must pass TOEFL

New Mexico also allows licensure by reciprocity, except from California.

To maintain a pharmacist license in New Mexico, pharmacists need 30 CE (continuing education) credits every 2 years.  Two credits must be on law.

For more information, visit the New Mexico Board of Pharmacy.

http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Pharmacy.aspx

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