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Registration as a Pharmacist

State and Federal laws regulate the practice of pharmacy as a profession. Michigan laws are administered by the Michigan Board of Pharmacy. Requirements for licensure as a pharmacist include:

  • Graduation from an ACPE accredited college of pharmacy
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Completion of 1600 internship hours
  • Pass the North American Pharmacist Licensure Exam (NAPLEX) and the Multi-state Pharmacy Jurisprudence Exam (MPJE)

Licensure and internship information can be obtained by visiting the LARA page on the State of Michigan website.