PCOA Implementation Strategies
How Schools and Colleges of Pharmacy are addressing Five Key Questions
The PCOA is gaining in importance and impact on pharmacy education. Read more about how schools and colleges of pharmacy are responding.
Now that the Pharmacy Curriculum Outcomes Assessment (PCOA) is required for all schools and college of pharmacy, pharmacy educators and administrators are exploring how to respond to assessment results, including taking a hard look at their curriculum.
This paper offers a review of the approaches in use at pharmacy schools and colleges in order to provide administrators with an understanding of industry trends, as well as options to consider as they develop their own institution’s PCOA policies and practices.