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University of Missouri - Kansas City (School of Pharmacy)

Originally organized in 1885, the school was reorganized and reincorporated in 1898 as the Kansas City College of Pharmacy and Natural Science. In 1943, this forerunner of the present school joined the University of Kansas City as its third professional school.
When the University of Kansas City was incorporated into the University of Missouri System in 1963, the School of Pharmacy became the only state-supported pharmacy school in Missouri. In October 1985, the school observed its centennial celebration, commemorating 100 years of progress in pharmaceutical education, research and service.

The School of Pharmacy is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP). The doctor of pharmacy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). The most recent accreditation review was in 2003, when full accreditation was continued. The next on-site accreditation review will be during the 2009-10 academic year. Anyone interested can contact ACPE at for more information. The bachelor of science and master of science degrees are accredited by North Central Association of Schools and Colleges.

The UMKC School of Pharmacy will be an internationally respected learning community which creates standards in practice, education and research to promote health and quality of life.

To educate students, health care professionals and scientists, conduct research, and serve the public and the pharmacy profession in order to meet pharmaceutical needs and advance the standard of health care.

School name:University of Missouri - Kansas CitySchool of Pharmacy
Address:5005 Rockhill Road
Zip & city:64110 Missouri

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