More than 99 percent of Samford University pharmacy graduates who took the North American Pharmacy Licensure Examination (NAPLEX) for the first time this past year were successful. A total of 111 of 112 McWhorter School of Pharmacy graduates (99.1 percent) who took the exam passed, according to school officials.
The average score of Samford graduates was 116.69. The average for the state of Alabama was 110.76 and the national average was 114.11.
"Congratulations to the graduates and to the faculty and staff," said McWhorter Dean Charlie Sands.