an individual must successfully pass the NAPLEX, a jurisprudence examination
approved by the Board and a practical examination approved by the Board.
(a) An individual is not eligible to take the
examinations for licensure until such individual has graduated from an approved
college or school of pharmacy and has completed all internship
NAPLEX examination is made available throughout the year, with the
jurisprudence and practical portions of the examinations being given at
specified times. Applications must be in the Board office in accordance with
the deadlines established by the Board.
Candidates for a Georgia license are required to make a minimum grade of 75 on
the NAPLEX examination. Applicants are also required to obtain a minimum score
of 75 on the Georgia Practical examination, and a minimum score of 75 on the
jurisprudence examination. A score of less than 70 on any section of the
Georgia practical examination invalidates all the scores from that
administration of the Georgia Practical examination; and
(3) The Board will provide reasonable
accommodation to a qualified applicant with a disability in accordance with the
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The request for an accommodation by an
individual with a disability must be made in writing and received in the
Board's office by the application deadline along with appropriate
documentation, as indicated in the Request for Disability Accommodation
Ga. Comp. R. & Regs.
Original Rule entitled
"Examinations" adopted. F. Mar. 21, 2001;
eff. Apr. 10, 2001.
Amended: F. May 7,
2013; eff. May 27, 2013.