Oct 22
Fall Open House
Open House is a great way to familiarize yourself with the application process, learn about our range of academic programs, and meet members of our tight-knit campus community...


Oct 22
National Drug Take Back Day
Members of the local community are encouraged to safely dispose of their unused or expired medications at the College between the hours of 10 am and 2 pm...


Schenectady City Council Recognizes American Pharmacists Month
The Schenectady City Council presented the College with a resolution recognizing October as American Pharmacists Month...


Colleges Against Cancer Chapter Honored with Two Awards
The ACPHS chapter of Colleges Against Cancer has been honored with two national awards from the American Cancer Society...

Discovery Spotlight
"ACPHS students have a great background for research as a result of coursework in disciplines such as math, physics, and chemistry. I’m impressed by how quickly they hit the ground running once they begin working in the lab."
Karen Glass

Karen Glass, Assoc. Professor

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Discovery Spotlight
“Research is all about persistence. A lot of what we do in the lab is bound to fail. Part of the process is learning to deal with that. But research can also be incredibly exciting because you have the potential to create new knowledge for the first time.”
Meenakshi Malik, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Meenakshi Malik, Associate Professor

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Discovery Spotlight
Growing up in New York’s Southern Tier, Michael Kane excelled at three things— math, science, and baseball. Figuring that the major leagues were a longshot, he followed the recommendation of his 11th grade guidance counselor who suggested he consider a career in pharmacy.
Michael P. Kane

Michael Kane, Professor

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Discovery Spotlight
“All of my family is in the field, so I always had the idea I would be too,” said the senior medical technologist at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. “Like so many others, I was drawn to the idea of helping people.”
Jessica Siuta

Jessica Siuta, ACPHS Class of 2015

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Average salary ten years after attending: $118,800
Estimated number of pharmacy rotation sites
Countries represented in the Class of 2016
Home to NY's only two student operated pharmacies
National Ranking for Salary on College Scorecard
Students give an estimated 23,000 service hours annually
of students received financial assistance in 2016
The ACPHS Relay for Life event raised nearly $52,000 in 2015
Clubs and organizations
ACPHS has the nation's 14th oldest pharmacy program
Beyond Practice Ready Campaign

The "Beyond Practice Ready" campaign will ensure that students learn the skills and values at the core of their profession while at the same time being able to adapt to a changing workforce. So they are not just practice ready when they graduate. They are BEYOND Practice Ready.