Learning Outcomes

Our mission at CNSUCOP is to equip our students with the most up to date knowledge and skills to practice pharmacy in their chosen sector of practice. We periodically measure and assess our student outcomes so that by the time they graduate they will be able to demonstrate the following:

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. The ability to practice contemporary pharmacy in accordance with professional, legal and ethical standards.
  2. Formulate sound, optimized, evidence-based, individualized pharmacotherapy plans that evaluate a patient’s disease and response to drug therapy.
  3. Collaborate and contribute significantly as a member of an inter-professional healthcare team to provide pharmacotherapy counseling, consultation, and advocacy.
  4. Incorporate new scientific developments into pharmacy practice to improve patient care.
  5. Address public health and population specific problems by formulating strategies for promoting health, wellness, and disease prevention.

Institutional Learning Outcomes      

  1. Critical thinking
  2. Written communication
  3. Oral communication
  4. Professionalism
  5. Quantitative reasoning
  6. Information literacy

Co-curricular Learning Outcomes

  1. Participation in professional organizations
  2. Engagement in community service
  3. Well-developed ethical reasoning skills


PharmD Program and Curriculum

Core Courses
Independent Study
Experiential Education
Learning Outcomes
Advisor Program
EMBA Exchange

California Northstate University College of Pharmacy ♦ 9700 West Taron Drive ♦ Elk Grove, CA 95757 ♦ Phone: (916) 686-7400

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