Pharmacy student

Facts & Figures

The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences as it is known today was originally established in 2011 as part of Western New England University. It is a cornerstone of the $40 million Center for the Sciences and Pharmacy, which features multimedia classrooms, state-of-the-art labs, a model pharmacy, a simulation lab, and faculty and administrative offices. 

Our Students

  • 279 Current students 
  • Incoming Class Size Capped to 35 students for occupational therapy and 65 students for pharmacy
  • 66% are female
  • Students come from 18 countries 
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 7.5 to 1


Our Pass Rates

  • NBCOT reported a 100% licensing exam pass rate for the doctor of occupational therapy program in 2020.
  • The doctor of pharmacy class of 2020 earned a 93.22% pass rate on the NAPLEX, the third consecutive year of having a pass rate exceeding 90%. Only two other pharmacy programs in the northeast have similar success over that time period.

Our Faculty/Staff

  • 37 Full-time Faculty 
  • 16 Full-time Staff

Experiential Program

  • 210 Sites (Institutions and Companies)
  • 680 Participating Preceptors 

Our Alumni

  • 525 graduates of the Classes of 2015–2021