Pharmacy Schools in Florida
Detailed List of Pharmacy Schools in Florida (5 Schools)
The Florida pharmacy schools listed below are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, which is an organization that reviews pharmacy education nationwide.
Schools are sorted by size with the largest pharmacy schools first, based on the number of Pharm. D. graduates per year.
University of Florida in Gainesville, FL
The pharmacy school is located on the University of Florida at Jacksonville Campus in Jacksonville. Visit the website for University of Florida at http://www.ufl.edu/
- Pharmacy program accredited since 1939
- About 390 students graduate per year
- Estimated tuition & fees are about $20,000 per year (Nonresidents: $43,000)
Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Visit the website for Nova Southeastern University at http://www.nova.edu
- Pharmacy program accredited since 1987
- About 230 students graduate per year
- Estimated tuition & fees are about $31,000 per year (Nonresidents: $35,000)
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) in Tallahassee, FL
Visit the website for Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University at http://www.famu.edu
- Pharmacy program accredited since 1956
- About 150 students graduate per year
- Estimated tuition & fees are about $8,000 per year (Nonresidents: $23,000)
Palm Beach Atlantic University - West Palm Beach (Palm Beach Atlantic) in West Palm Beach, FL
Visit the website for Palm Beach Atlantic University - West Palm Beach at http://www.pba.edu
- Pharmacy program accredited since 2000
- About 60 students graduate per year
- Estimated tuition & fees are about $36,000 per year
University of South Florida (USF Main Campus) in Tampa, FL
Visit the website for University of South Florida at http://www.usf.edu
- Pharmacy program accredited since 2011
- About 50 students graduate per year
- Estimated tuition & fees are about $17,000 per year (Nonresidents: $35,000)
Pharmacist's in Florida Compared to Median Income Averages
+261% Above State Median Income
+219% Above National Median Income
Pharmacist's in Florida take home an average 56.88 per hour. Annual earnings for Pharmacist's working in the State of Florida average $118,300 which is 261% above the state median income and 219% above the national median income for all occupations. Employment for a Pharmacist makes up just 0.26% of the working population in Florida and is limited due to the specific qualifications required along with the schooling involved in this career path. The increasing demand for qualified Pharmacists coupled with the educational barrier to enter the field is met with a steady supply of eager college graduates anxious to make a long-lasting impact in the lives of others in and around Florida.
Pharmacists in Florida can expect to make anywhere in the range of $90,000 to $153,000. Below is a list of average salaries for pharmacists working in major cities in Florida.
- North Port, Sarasota, Bradenton: $107,000
- Cape Coral, Fort Myers: $122,000
- Lakeland, Winter Haven: $116,000
- Deltona, Daytona Beach, Ormond Beach: $127,000
- Gainesville: $105,000
Average Income for a Pharmacist in Florida
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Notes: Tuition & fee amounts are for both Florida in-state residents and out of state students, unless noted otherwise. The tuition information displayed is an estimate, which we calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only. Please contact the respective pharmacist school for information about the current school year.
Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.