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Prince Edward Island College of Pharmacy


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» Prince Edward Island

Gateway Enrolment
  • Enrol in Pharmacists' Gateway Canada and receive a National ID number ($340 + tax, if applicable).
Language Proficiency
  • English language proficiency as outlined by NAPRA’s Language Proficiency Requirements for Licensure as a Pharmacist in Canada or the PEI College of Pharmacy's Policy on English Language Proficiency Requirements for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians. This step may be completed at any time, prior to applying to the pharmacy regulatory authority.
Academic Qualification and Knowledge Assessment
  • Successful completion of the Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (PEBC) Document Evaluation ($65) and Evaluating Examination ($860)
  • Successful completion of the PEBC Qualifying Examination Parts I and II ($2620)
  • The process is different for U.S. graduates
Bridging Program
  • Not mandatory in Prince Edward Island
Application to pharmacy regulatory authority
  • Initial licence application
  • Register as a student with Prince Edward Island College of Pharmacy ($50)
Structured Practical Training
  • Successful completion of 20 weeks (700 hours) of structured practical training assessment ($395)
  • Successful completion of the Prince Edward Island jurisprudence examination ($105) which is offered twice per year, in the spring and the fall. An alternate date may be requested for $210.
  • Application for registration as a pharmacist in Prince Edward Island ($1100)
  • Proof of professional liability insurance for Part A (direct patient care)
  • CPR level C or HCP and first aid for Part A (direct patient care)

LEARN MORE - Prince Edward Island College of Pharmacy Detailed Requirements

• All costs are presented in Canadian dollars and do not include taxes.
Fees are subject to change.
• The information in this table is only a summary. The official position of each pharmacy regulatory authority is defined in their governing legislation available on their website.
• Consult the Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (PEBC) website to learn more about their process and requirements.