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