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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.2001

Title: Pharmacy.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals for the independent or employed practice of preparing and dispensing drugs and medications in consultation with prescribing physicians and other health care professionals, and for managing pharmacy practices and counseling patients. Includes instruction in mathematics, physics, chemistry, biochemistry, anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, pharmaceutical chemistry, pharmacognosy, pharmacy practice, pharmacy administration, applicable regulations, and professional standards and ethics.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.2001 Pharmacy. No substantive changes 51.2001 Pharmacy.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Pharmacy (BS, BPharm - Canada)]
  • [Pharmacy (PharmD - USA and Canada)]