Becoming a pharmacist: in numbers

The path to becoming part of the profession can be a rocky one for some. Here are an aspiring pharmacist’s chances at each stage of the process, based on the best available data. Would you make it now?

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Sources: General Pharmaceutical Council; Office for National Statistics; Higher Education Policy Institute; Universities and Colleges Admissions Service.

Editorial advisers: Andrew Thompson, deputy head of department at the school of pharmacy, University of Bath, and chair of the admissions sub-group of the Pharmacy Schools Council; Katrina Bicknell, head of the school of pharmacy at University of Reading.

Graphic design: Mariangel Gonzalez

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The Pharmaceutical Journal, PJ November 2020, Vol 305, No 7943;305(7943):DOI:10.1211/PJ.2020.20208592

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