Pharmacist in South Dakota
A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of South Dakota.
- Must pass the NAPLEX
- Must pass the MPJE
- 2000 internship hours (260 hours must be from outside of school externship)
- Degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy
- No criminal record
Application also requires:
- $35 fee
- Copy of government issued photo identification
Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:
- Must pass FPGEE
- Must pass TOEFL
South Dakota also allows licensure by reciprocity.
To maintain a pharmacist license in South Dakota, pharmacists need 12 CE (continuing education) credits every year.
For more information, visit the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy.