The University of South Carolina and Medical University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy’s Doctor of Pharmacy programs have been granted accredited status by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, 135 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60603-4810, (312)664-3575; FAX (866)228-2631, web site www.acpe-accredit.org. In addition to the ACPE accreditation, the colleges have received accreditations from the American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (ASHP) and the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC). The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education has also approved the Pharm.D. programs. As of Fall 2016, the South Carolina College of Pharmacy is no longer admitting new students.