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2016-2017 PCAT Technical Manual (members only) - Manual provides new PCAT scaled scores and percentile ranks and explains how to interpret PCAT scores obtained from the 2016-2017 administration.

PCAT Updates Webinar for Health Professions Advisors - November 2015

Proposed Changes to the PCAT Blueprint Webinar - September 2013

PCAT 101 Webinar - September 2013

PCAT Webinar - July 2012

PCAT Webinar - November 2011

PCAT 101 Webinar - September 2010

PCAT Score Cancellation Policy - Policy will go into effect beginning with the June 2007 exam.

PCAT Registration Trends - Number of PCAT test-takers from 1998 to present.

PCAT Test Blueprint for 2007-08 and Beyond (members only) - The 2007-08 PCAT test blueprint consists of a general list of the contents of each of the seven subtests, as well as descriptions of the problem-solving prompt and the scoring rubrics used for the two writing subtests.

PCAT Score Interpretation Quick Reference (members only) - A short summary of information regarding the interpretation of PCAT scores reported on the Official Transcripts sent to pharmacy schools.

Predicting Performance in the First-Year of Pharmacy School - Donald G. Meagher, EdD, Tianshu Pan, PhD, and Christina D. Perez, MS, MEd. Predicting Performance in the First-Year of Pharmacy School. Am J Pharm Educ. 2011; 75 (5) Article 81.

A Meta-Analysis of the Validity of the PCAT and Grade Predictors of Pharmacy Student Performance - Kuncel NR, Credé M, Thomas LL, Klieger DM, Seiler SN, Woo SE. A Meta-Analysis of the Validity of the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT) and Grade Predictors of Pharmacy Student Performance. Am J Pharm Educ. 2005; 69(3):article 51.

PCAT Predictive Validity Study - D. Meagher, A. Lin, C. Stellato; Harcourt Assessment. (September 2005) Members-only access.

Preadmission Predictors of Pharm.D. Graduates’ Performance on the NAPLEX - KL McCall, EJ MacLaughlin, DS Fike, B Ruiz. AJPE 2007; 71 (1) Article 05.

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