This profession is gaining increased recognition as a vital member of the health care team and pharmacists are practicing across an array of disciplines. The faculty and leadership of LU’s College of Pharmacy are committed to providing a student-centered learning environment that prepares graduates to practice in a variety of settings.



3-years accelerated PharmD program moves from candidacy to full accreditation

Miami, FL, February 2, 2023 – LU College of Pharmacy’s doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degree program received its accreditation action and recommendations report from the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). ACPE found the School to be fully compliant with all 25 of its standards and has granted the Doctor of Pharmacy program Accredited status at their Board meeting.

ACPE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as the national agency for the accreditation of professional degree programs in pharmacy. 

WHY Larkin University College of Pharmacy in Miami South Florida

We are an innovative college of pharmacy engaged in teaching, scholarship, and service preparing compassionate healthcare
professionals to practice in current, emerging, and diverse settings.

We strive to be a catalyst for innovation to further advance health care.

Integrity, Learner Centered, Accountability, Professionalism, Innovation, Empathy, Collaboration

You want to impact the lives of others, perhaps give back to your community, and be part of an exciting healthcare industry? At LU College of Pharmacy Miami, Florida you’ll join a diverse and academically enriched community of students and learner-centered faculty and staff. We offer an accelerated 3-year curriculum delivered in a block format. Students receive detailed analysis of their performance at the end of each two-week block, which ultimately helps prepare them for NAPLEX and the profession of pharmacy. We provide our students with the curriculum, support, and resources they need to confidently succeed. It’s an exciting journey to embark upon!

First Year Students (P1) Class of 2025

Fall 2022$18,561$4,731
Spring 2023$18,561
Summer 2023$9,280
Mandatory Fees P1*Total
Technology Fee$2,050
Computer and Software Licensing Fee (1 Year Only)$1,400
Course and Lab Fees$556
PCOA Fee$75
Student Activity Fee$200
Student Government Fee$200
Professional Liability Fee$100
Student Services Fee$100
IPPE Fee$50
Total  $4,731
*All mandatory fees due in Fall 2022

Second Year Student (P2) Class of 2024

Fall 2022$23,201$2,771
Spring 2023$23,201
Mandatory Fees P2**Total
Technology Fee$2,050
Course Fees$121
Student Activity Fee$200
Student Government Fee$200
Professional Liability Fee$100
Student Services Fee$100
Total $2,771
**All mandatory fees due in Fall 2022

Third Year Student (P3) Class of 2023

Summer 2022$9,280$2,685
Fall 2022$18,561
Spring 2023$18,561
Mandatory Fees P3***Total
Technology fee$900
APPE Fee$150
Graduation Fee$600
Course Fees – NAPLEX Prep & SLPI$760
Student Government Fee$150
Professional Liability Fee$100
Student Services Fee$25
***All mandatory fees due in Summer 2022

What’s happening at The College of Pharmacy ?

Whether it’s activities across our student community, achievements of our graduates and the impact they’re making professionally, or innovative research initiatives our faculty is undertaking, there’s always something meaningful and exciting happening at COP.

faculty & staff

Ruth E. Nemire

Dean / Professor College of Pharmacy
Contact Information
Office: 2211
Phone: 305-760-7502
Hours: By Appointment

Lynne Arric

Vice President of Student Affairs & Admissions, Associate Professor
Contact Information
Office: 2205
Phone: 305-760-7508
Hours: By Appointment

Jayesh Parmar

Asssociate Dean & Associate Professor
Contact Information
Office: 2208
Phone: 305-760-7481
Hours: By Appointment