The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced on Wednesday that 1,292 out of 2,295 passed the January 2014 Pharmacist board exam given by the Board of Pharmacy in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cebu, Davao and Iloilo.

PRC named University of San Carlos (USC) as the top performing school for the recent Pharmacist board exam for obtaining 82.86% (58 out of 70 examinees hurdled the tests). Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU)- Batac ranked second with 80.68% (71 out of 88 passed).

Top performing schools, performance of schools Pharmacist board exam January 2015

The top performing schools were identified based on Commission Resolution No. 2010-547 series of 2010: WITH 50 OR MORE EXAMINEES AND WITH AT LEAST 80% PASSING PERCENTAGE

The performance of schools in the January 2015 Pharmacist board examination in alphabetical order as per R.A. 8981 otherwise known as PRC Modernization Act of 2000 Section 7(m) "To monitor the performance of schools in licensure examinations and publish the results thereof in a newspaper of national circulation" is as follows: