2018 — 2019 Tuition and Fees

Cost per semester
Cost per year
Tuition $ 17,317.00 $ 34,634.00
Fees $ 788.00 $ 1,576.00
Course/Lab Fees (average/yr) $ 100.00 $ 100.00
Books $ 400.00 $ 800.00
$ 18,605.00
$ 37,110.00

*All estimated costs are projected and subject to approval by the Board of Trustees of Presbyterian College.

Deposit (New Admits)

A $1,000 non-refundable tuition deposit is required of accepted students to indicate the intent to matriculate in to the Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy. A student must remit their deposit by the deadline stated in his/her acceptance letter. Upon matriculation, this deposit will be applied to the first semester’s tuition bill. Tuition deposits are waived for Early Decision applicants.

Financial Aid

For financial aid information, please view the financial aid page for pharmacy students.


Students may apply for a scholarship through the School of Pharmacy. The School of Pharmacy will send all students information about applying for a scholarship at the end of the spring semester.


Off-campus housing is available in the surrounding area.  Students must arrange for off-campus housing individually. Room and board is not included in tuition since off-campus housing is provided by private industry and not Presbyterian College.

Included Fees:

Fees cover the following items:

  • a yearly lease of computer*
    • The yearly lease of a computer is currently for the Class of 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022.
  • software usage of E*Value, Lexi-Comp, Library Resources, classroom recordings, Turning Point, Sim Man, Starfish, and Examsoft
  • Immunizations and criminal background check during the program
  • parking decals
  • White Coats/Scrubs
  • copies (up to 750, black and white, per semester)
  • potential travel
  • RxPrep
  • PCOA
  • College access to student facilities and all athletic events
  • and other needs throughout the course of each semester

The cost of books is averaged across 6 didactic semesters and includes necessary subscription services.

Lab fees cover the certifications for CPR and immunization training through courses that are offered in the fall semester only during the P1-P3 years.  The fees range from $75-$100.  When the student registers for that particular course, the lab fee will automatically be added to his/her bill.

Students enrolled in the School of Pharmacy have professional liability coverage provided by the School for those activities that are a direct result of student learning, such as participating in experiential learning. Please note that this coverage does not extend to outside employment, summer internships, or internships independent of the School of Pharmacy coursework.

Students are required to maintain health insurance coverage throughout the program and are responsible for the associated cost.

*The Class of 2023 and future classes, will be required to provide their own laptop or tablet. More information will be provided to accepted students.

Minimum requirements for Computers required for incoming class of 2023


For a PC:

  • Intel Core i5 processor or better
  • Windows 7 or 10 Home or better, (Professional recommended)
  • 4 GB Ram (8 GB of Ram recommended)
  • 500GB Hard Drive
  • A wireless network adapter that supports 802.11n or higher
  • HDMI output

For a Mac:

  • Intel Core i5 processor or better
  • OS X 10.11 or higher
  • 4 GB Ram (8 GB of Ram recommended)
  • 500GB Hard Drive
  • A wireless network adapter that supports 802.11n or higher
  • HDMI output
  • Mac Air is not recommended

Additional Expenses

  • Admissions PharmCAS Application Fee – $150
  • Course Audit Fee – $150 per course (pre-approval required via Office of Academic Affairs)
  • Drug Screen – $45
  • Summer Tuition, per credit hour – $650
  • Part-Time Tuition (hourly semester rate), per credit hour – $950
  • Graduation Fee – $150
    • The fee covers the cost of the doctoral hood, diploma, and diploma cover. This fee is charged during the semester before graduation only