Ohio Pharmacists Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

Meet your Ohio pharmacy CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

4 Mandatory Hours
36 Elective Hours
40 Total Hours

Here's what you need to renew your Ohio Pharmacy license.

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Pharmacy licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Ohio Pharmacy: Pharmacist

Total Hours Required: 40
Mandatory Hours: 4
Elective Hours: 36
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 09/15/2021
Next Education Due Date: 09/15/2021

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Mandatory subjects for the 2021 renewal cycle:
2 hrs. Medical Errors/Patient Safety
2 hrs. Jurisprudence or Law OR Ohio Board of Pharmacy approved Jurisprudence


Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Yourpharmacy hours will be reported to CPE Monitor within ten business days aftercourse completion.

Rosters are sent to NABP within 10 business days. We are unable to report your hours after 60 days.
Roster Sent: Every 10 days

Governing Agency

Name: State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy
Phone: 6144664143
Fax: 6147524836
Address: 77 S High St., Room 1702 Columbus, 43215

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.