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Facts & Figures

The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences as it is known today was originally established in 2011 as part of Western New England University. It is a cornerstone of the $40 million Center for the Sciences and Pharmacy, which features multimedia classrooms, state-of-the-art labs, a model pharmacy, a simulation lab, and faculty and administrative offices. 

Our Learners

  • 337 Current students 
  • Incoming Class Size Capped to 35 students for occupational therapy and 75 students for pharmacy
  • 68% are female
  • Students come from 18 countries 
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 9.3 to 1


Our Pass Rates

  • The Class of 2019 earned the highest first-time pass rate (91.4%) in the state of Massachusetts, and the second highest in the New England region on the NAPLEX Exam.
  • WNE Class of 2019 students also achieved the highest in-state first-time pass rate for the Multistate Pharmacy Jurisprudence Examination (MPJE) law exam.

Our Faculty/Staff

  • 36 Full-time Faculty 
  • 18 Full-time Staff

Experiential Program

  • 210 Sites (Institutions and Companies)
  • 680 Participating Preceptors 

Our Alumni

  • 340 graduates of the Classes of 2015 - 2019