Registration for the Fall 2015 testing window will open on the BPS website in mid-May. Be sure to view the Fall 2015 BPS Candidate's Guide for test dates, eligibility requirements, and application deadlines.
Beginning with the Fall 2015 test administration, the following changes are in effect for all international candidates (those licensed and/or practicing outside of the United States and Canada):
This documentation must be submitted in addition to all documentation submitted as part of the online application. Documentation must come directly from the school in a sealed envelope. English translations are preferred, but not required. Please instruct your university to send all education documentation to:
Board of Pharmacy Specialties
Attn: Steve Scarlata
2215 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20037-2985
For more information on the Fall 2015 testing window, please view the Fall 2015 Candidate's Guide.
Registration for the Spring 2015 testing window is now closed. Please allow up to 20 business days for BPS to review applications. Candidates who registered by February 12, 2015 can begin scheduling their examinations using the instructions emailed to them by Castle Worldwide. Candidates who submitted their applications after February 12, 2015 can begin scheduling their examination starting March 24, 2015. The Spring 2015 examination period will be from April 23-May 9, 2015.
Click on the image to the right to access the digital version of the BPS 2014 Annual Report. The report features exam statistics, updates on new activities, Specialty Council reports and interactive video segments.
Beginning in Fall 2015, BPS will offer two new specialties — Critical Care Pharmacy and Pediatric Pharmacy. Click on the image to the right to view a brief video on the importance of Critical Care pharmacy specialists.
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Board of Pharmacy Specialties Announces New Specialty Council Leadership and Members ... details
Board of Pharmacy Specialties Announces 2015 Officers and New Board Members ... details
Board of Pharmacy Specialties Receives Initial Accreditation of its Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Certification Five Other BPS Certifications receive Re-Accreditation from the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) ... details
Board of Pharmacy Specialties Issues Draft Discussion Paper or Recognizing Future Specialties and Seeks Input on Structure and Framework ... details