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Title Opportunities in pharmacy careers / Fred B. Gable ; foreword by John A. Gans.
Imprint Lincolnwood, Ill., USA : VGM Career Horizons, ©1990.


 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (xix, 138 pages) : illustrations.
Series VGM opportunities series
VGM opportunities series.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Pharmacy -- Vocational guidance.
Pharmacy -- Vocational guidance -- United States.
United States.
Vocational Guidance.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Pharmacy: A Changed Profession -- Education in flux -- Organizational name changes -- FDA pace quickens -- Industrial merger mania -- Chain pharmacy takeovers -- Innovations in health care -- A rosy future -- Evolution of Pharmacy -- Choosing a career -- Pharmacy: a definition -- Manpower of pharmacy -- Galenicals to gene-therapy -- The Making of a Pharmacist -- The maturity of pharmaceutical education -- Battle of the degrees -- High school highlights -- Early admission programs -- Standard tests for high school students -- Collegiate prepharmacy requirements -- Exceptions and variations -- Baccalaureate or doctorate? -- Pharm. D.1 degrees and Pharm. D.2 degrees -- Applying to Pharmacy Schools -- Submitting the application -- Electronic applications -- Tuition and financial aid -- Scholarships in cyberspace -- Beware of debt -- Admission to a school of pharmacy -- The rejected applicant -- Formula for success -- Ten college commandments -- Pharmacy School Curriculum -- Content of curriculum -- The new internship -- Change of objective -- Graduate Study in Pharmacy -- The graduate degree -- Profile of a graduate student -- Applying for graduate studies -- Graduate study programs -- Financial aid for graduate students -- Community Pharmacy Practice -- Frontier of pharmacy -- Licensure and reciprocity -- United States and Canada validate new licensing exam -- The prescription -- Meeting the challenge -- Management and administration -- Pharmacy assistants and pharmacy technicians -- Health information center.
Other Title Print version: Gable, Fred B. Opportunities in pharmacy careers. Lincolnwood, Ill., USA : VGM Career Horizons, ©1990 0844285919