Pharmacist in Texas
A license is necessary to practice pharmacy in the state of Texas.
- 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:
- Copy of birth certificate
- Copy of Social Security Card
- Copy of official identification with photo and signature
- $103 fee
Foreign graduates and non-US citizen have additional requirements:
- Must pass FPGEE
- Must pass TOEFL
Texas also allows licensure by reciprocity.
To maintain a pharmacist license in Texas, pharmacists need 30 CE (continuing education) credits every 2 years.
For more information, visit the Texas Board of Pharmacy.