Consider the Texas A&M Rangel College of Pharmacy
Pursue your pharmacy education at the Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy and be prepared to enter a rewarding profession that focuses on patient care and offers outstanding benefits, excellent work schedules, opportunities for professional growth and development, and potential bonus programs like profit sharing.
When considering a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program, you should consider its cost. The tuition associated with the PharmD program at the Texas A&M Rangel College of Pharmacy is the lowest of any program in Texas, and among the lowest in the nation.
*Mandatory fees are not included. Data from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Office of Institutional Research & Effectiveness, fall 2014 data.†First year tuition (19 hours of coursework in the fall and 18 hours of coursework in the spring) reported for the Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy as of 2016 was obtained from Student Business Services.
Low tuition does not equate with low program quality – the Rangel College of Pharmacy has continued to grow since opening in 2006 and has opened a second campus, climbed in the U.S. and New World Report rankings, and is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). Additionally, our graduates succeed. Be a part of one of the most trusted health care professions and apply to the Rangel College of Pharmacy today.
Return on Investment
Immediately after graduation, pharmacists can earn top salaries. According to data published by the Office of Institutional Research & Effectiveness at the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, the median wage reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics for pharmacists was $116,670 per year compared to $34,750 per year for all occupations. Consequently, the return on money invested in a pharmacy education is excellent. Additionally, joining one of the most trusted health care professions that contributes to the health and well-being of patients is highly rewarding.
Financial Aid and Scholarship Support
Students enrolled in the Doctor of Pharmacy program at the Rangel College of Pharmacy support their education using loans, scholarships, grants and other sources.
Because tuition and fees are low, and the communities surrounding the Kingsville and College Station campuses are affordable, students enrolled in the Rangel College of Pharmacy borrow considerably less money when compared to other programs.
*Data from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Office of Institutional Research & Effectiveness, fall 2014 data.
†Data from Scholarships & Financial Aid reported summer 2016.
The need to borrow less money makes the Rangel College of Pharmacy an excellent choice for pursing a pharmacy education.
Through the generous support of corporate partners and donors, the Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy offers multiple scholarships each year to help students enrolled in the PharmD program. Scholarships averaging $1,000 each are offered in the fall and spring semesters. In the fall 2015 and spring 2016 semesters, $41,500 was awarded, helping students defray the cost of their pharmacy education.
Email or call (361.221.0648) the Office of Student Affairs.