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