Requirements for Initial Application for Pharmacist Licensure:
*Certificate of Graduation - Form provided with the application.
*Certificate of Intern Hours - Form provided with the application.
*Applicants for initial licensure as a pharmacist shall submit to a query to the National Practitioner Data Bank of the United States Department of Health and Human Services pursuant to 201 KAR 2:020 Section 6(1). This query will be submitted by the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy. There is a fee of $25 for this query. Make checks payable to 'Kentucky State Treasurer'.
*Applicants for initial licensure as a pharmacist shall submit to a criminal background check by means of a finger-print check pursuant to 201 KAR 2:020 Section 6(2). Fingerprint cards will be mailed to the applicant upon receipt of the application for initial licensure. The combined fee for a fingerprint-based state and FBI CHAI check is $33.25. Background Check Instructions
Once the above requirements are met, the Board will submit your eligibility to test to NABP. You should receive an email from Pearson Vue to shedule your exam.Exam scores for both the NAPLEX and the MPJE for Kentucky are available at the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy website, www.nabp.net