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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Comparison between pre-graduation career plan and current job

Type of job, n (%) Pre-graduation career interest (n=342) Current job (n=104) p-value
Community pharmacist (non-owner) 111 (32.50) 40 (38.5) 0.258
Community pharmacist (owner) 48 (14) 26 (25) 0.008
Hospital staff pharmacist 58 (17) 26 (25) 0.066
Hospital clinical pharmacist 45 (13.2) 3 (2.9) 0.003
Pharmaceutical industry (manufacturing, R&D) 18 (5.3) 3 (2.9) 0.432
Pharmaceutical industry (strategic planning, sales, marketing, regulatory affairs) 25 (7.3) 2 (1.9) 0.044
Government employee (administrative position in Ministry of Health and Welfare, Ministry of Food and Drug Safety, Korean Intellectual Property Office, Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service, etc.) 11 (3.2) 1 (1) 0.31
Government employee (research position in Korean Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, etc.) 1 (0.3) 0 (0) -
Korean graduate school (pharmacy- or medicine-related) 13 (3.8) 1 (1) 0.205
Korean graduate school (non-pharmacy- or medicine-related such as business, law, etc.) 2 (0.6) 0 (0) -
Studying abroad (pharmacy- or medicine-related) 0 (0) 0 (0) -
Pharmacist in United States 4 (1.2) 0 (0) -
Pharmacist in Canada 2 (0.6) 0 (0) -
Other 4 (1.2) 2 (1.9) 0.627
Korean J Clin Pharm 2021;31:293-300 https://doi.org/10.24304/kjcp.2021.31.4.293
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