Affiliation with the University of Kentucky
Saint Joseph East enjoys a collaborative relationship with the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. The UK College of Pharmacy enjoys an international reputation for excellence, and in several recent national surveys of program quality, is ranked among the top five colleges of pharmacy in the country. The College offers a four-year professional curriculum leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy degree with approximately 500 students, a graduate program in the Pharmaceutical Sciences leading to the Doctor of Philosophy degree with 75-80 students, and a Post-Doctoral Scholars program with 30 students.
Saint Joseph East serves as an advanced pharmacy practice site for Doctor of Pharmacy students from the UK College of Pharmacy. Saint Joseph East residents also participate in the University of Kentucky's Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Certificate Program.