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The Doctor of Pharmacy Curriculum
Year 4 of the Curriculum
Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences
The fourth year of the curriculum is devoted entirely to advanced pharmacy practice experiences, or APPEs, where students learn to apply the skills and knowledge obtained in the curriculum in a variety of patient care settings. Students are assigned to required, and elective clinical rotations in each of the major teaching medical centers affiliated with the University. Additional elective experiences are available in unique practice sites such as the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology companies, government and others.