Effective 9/29/2015, pharmacists wishing to reciprocate their licenses to North Carolina will NOT be required to appear in person at the Board office.
Also effective 9/29/2015, a California licensee who passed the NAPLEX on or after January 1, 2004 will be eligible to proceed through the reciprocity process in North Carolina.
All eligible Reciprocity candidates will be licensed weekly, on Thursdays. Please reference the timeline below for specifics.
If you have any questions, please contact Stacie Mason.
Reciprocity Process Instructions
Reciprocity Application Effective August 30, 2017 - All new applicants must first register through the Board's Gateway to create a user name and password. The Gateway allows access to all applications.
NC Pharmacy Laws and Rules - Links to the North Carolina Pharmacy Practice Act and other statutes governing the practice of pharmacy; and North Carolina Pharmacy Rules / NC Administrative Code Title 21 - Occupational Licensing Boards and Commissions, Chapter 46 - Board of Pharmacy
You may visit the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists' website at www.ncpharmacists.org to take additional courses to prepare for the MPJE. The NC Board does not endorse any particular preparatory course or take any position on whether such a course is needed or advisable.
If you have questions about reciprocating your license, please contact Stacie Mason at 919.246.1050 ext. 203 or by email at email@example.com.