Pharmacist

Brianna Ciszek -8th hour science

Career Overview

Advising patients about medicines including how to take them, what reactions may occur, and answering any of the patients questions.

How to Succeed

Good high school classes to take to work towards succeeding is Anatomy, Physiology, Chemistry, and at least one foreign language.

Cost of Education

College: University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Cost: $42,446

For 5 years: $212,230

Pros

• Good pay

• If you know a second language it's easier

• You get to help people sort medications and make sure they get the right ones

Cons

• You have to be good at science

• If you don't know a second language it'll be more difficult

• You have to make sure you have the exact amount of medication and give the patient the correct instructions