North Dakota Pharmacy Schools

By | April 29, 2018

The North Dakota pharmacy schools were built for those who own a bachelor degree and want to pursue a four-year advanced degree of Doctor of Pharmacy (or PharmD) in North Dakota. Please note that PCAT which stands for Pharmacy College Admissions Test is required for applicants for admissions to pharmacy schools, while Doctor of Pharmacy is a must for those who want to consider working as a pharmacist in North Dakota.

This page lists all North Dakota pharmacy colleges that are accredited by the ACPE – Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Included are complete contact information and website addresses of all Pharmacy schools, colleges, and universities within the state of North Dakota.

Rank Pharmacy University Pharmacy Department
1 North Dakota State University
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Address: Sudro Hall, Room 136, Fargo, ND 58105
Phone: (701) 231-7943
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

North Dakota State University Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

North Dakota

North Dakota – a state in the north of the central part of the United States, one of the so-called states of the Northwest Center. The population is 642.2 thousand people (47th place among the states; data from 2000). The capital is Bismarck. The largest city is Fargo, other major cities are Grand Forks, Minot.

Official nicknames – “Gopher State”, “State of the Sioux” (Flickertail State, Sioux State).


According to itypetravel, the state of North Dakota occupies an area of ​​183.272 thousand km 2 (19th place among the states), of which 97.6% is on land. In the east, North Dakota borders on Minnesota (the border runs along the Red River), in the south with South Dakota, in the west with Montana, in the north with the Canadian provinces of Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Most of the state is in the plains. The central regions lie on the Missouri Plateau (part of the Great Plains). The largest river is the Missouri (its headwaters). The largest lakes are Sakakavia and Devils Lake.

The climate is temperate continental, in the west it is arid.


The first Europeans to explore the region were French Canadians in the late 1730s, in particular the merchant Pierre de La Verandry.

The bulk of present-day North Dakota went to the United States in 1803 as a result of the Louisiana Purchase. In 1804, the region was explored by the Lewis and Clark expedition, at the same time Fort Mandan appeared. In 1812, settlers of Scottish and Irish origin founded another settlement near Pembina. In 1818, the United States bought the northeastern regions of the future state from Great Britain, and the Pembina area passed to the United States in 1823.

In 1861 the Dakota Territory was formed. Land reclamation and the development of large farms began in the 1870s. On November 2, 1889, North Dakota became the 39th state of the country (which received the status of a state on the same day, South Dakota became the 40th).


The state’s GDP was $21 billion in 2003, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. North Dakota is a predominantly agricultural state. The production of wheat, sunflower, barley, seeded grasses, as well as animal husbandry (production of meat and wool) is developed.

In 1951, large oil fields were discovered here, in addition, North Dakota ranks first in the United States in terms of brown coal reserves, there are also natural gas and uranium.