Dr. Bennett MacArthur

Dr. Bennett MacArthur

Department Chair for Healthcare & Instructor

Favorite Quote: “Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.” Lord Byron


Bennett MacArthur has over 5 years of pharmacy experience and has been working within the medical field for over 15. Bennett has earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy.

Bennett is a former Sergeant in United States Army, working for several Medical Commands in Germany, Iraq and Afghanistan. Bennett was a Pharmacist Intern for CM Tucker Nursing Care facility, Staff Pharmacist for Kmart and Pharmacist In Charge for BILO Grocery stores before taking his current practice as Clinical Pharmacist at Columbia VA Medical Center. As a Clinical Pharmacist, Bennett works as an inpatient, outpatient, mental health, customer service and sterile compounding pharmacist.

Bennett enjoys working with patients and especially our Veteran population. In his free time, Bennett enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons, camping and traveling.


  • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Courses Taught

  • Pharmacy Technician Certificate Course
  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Anatomy and Physiology II