Grade-point averages and class rankings in evaluation of pharmacy residency applicants

Jungnickel, Paul W.
September 2010
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;9/15/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 18, p1500
Academic Journal
The article presents the author's views on the value of grade-point averages and class rankings while evaluating pharmacy residency applicants. He is of the opinion that besides considering the use of academic records and class rankings in the selection of those who should be offered a residency position, the selectors must also consider the desired characteristics of residents. According to him, the residency programs require people who are motivated and display professionalism.


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