Graduate Degree Programs for Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in North America

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Graduate Degree Programs for Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in North America 

Graduate degree programs anticipated for the 2013-14 academic year in pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences are listed below. Programs are listed by institution in alphabetical state order. Please select the school name or program name in order to be directed to the institution's Web site. Beginning the 2014-15 academic year, the detailed information on graduate degree programs offered by U.S. Colleges of Pharmacy will be available at a different online platform. Please visit: pharmcas.org > School Directory > Show me Graduate Programs.

Alabama

Auburn University
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences (Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Health Outcomes Research and Policy)

Arizona

The University of Arizona
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Toxicology 
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Economics, Policy & Outcomes
Ph.D. - Drug Discovery & Development
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics

Arkansas

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Evaluation & Policy

California 

Chapman University
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Touro University California
M.S. - Medical Health Sciences

University of California, San Francisco
M.S./Ph.D. - Bioengineering
Ph.D. - Biological & Medical Informatics
Ph.D. - Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Ph.D. - Biophysics
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences & Pharmacogenomics

University of the Pacific
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical & Chemical Sciences
M.S. -  Pharmacoeconomics, Health Care Outcomes & Clinical Services

University of Southern California
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical & Translational Sciences
M.S. - Molecular Pharmacology & Toxicology
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Economics and Policy
M.S. - Healthcare Decision Analysis
DRSc. - Regulatory Science
M.S. - Regulatory Science
M.S. - Medical Product Quality
M.S. - Management of Drug Development

Western University of Health Sciences
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Colorado

University of Colorado
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research
Ph.D. - Toxicology

Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

District of Columbia

Howard University
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Florida

Florida A&M University
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. - Health Outcomes Research & Pharmacoeconomics
MPH/DrPH - Public Health

Nova Southeastern University
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Affairs
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Florida
Ph.D. - Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics
Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Pharmacodynamics

University of South Florida
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology

Georgia

Mercer University
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

The University of Georgia
M.S. - Regulatory Affairs
Ph.D. - Clinical & Experimental Therapeutics
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Health Services, Outcomes & Policy

Hawaii

University of Hawaii at Hilo
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.S. - Clinical Psychopharmacology

Idaho

Idaho State University
M.S./Ph.D. – Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Illinois

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Illinois at Chicago
M.S. - Forensic Science
Ph.D. - Biopharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacognosy
Ph.D. - Pharmacognosy (Biotechnology Track)
Ph.D. - Pharmacy (Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes & Policy)

Indiana

Butler University
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Purdue University
Ph.D. - Industrial & Physical Pharmacy
Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacy Practice

Iowa

The University of Iowa
Ph.D. - Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. - Medicinal and Natural Products
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics 

Kansas

The University of Kansas
M.S./Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Neuroscience
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Chemistry
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Toxicology

Kentucky

University of Kentucky
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Chemistry & Engineering
Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
Ph.D - Medicinal, Bioorganic & Computational Chemistry
Ph.D. - Clinical & Experimental Therapeutics

Louisiana

The University of Louisiana at Monroe
Ph.D. - Pharmacy

Maryland

University of Maryland
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Health Services Research
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.S. - Pharmacometrics
M.S. - Regulatory Science

University of Maryland Eastern Shore
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Massachusetts

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences-Boston
M.S. - Regulatory Affairs & Health Policy
M.S./Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Economics & Policy
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacology
M.S. - Data Science for Personalized Medicine
M.S. - Clinical Research

Northeastern University
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Michigan

University of Michigan
Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Wayne State University
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Minnesota

University of Minnesota
Ph.D. - Experimental & Clinical Pharmacology
M.S./Ph.D. - Integrated Biosciences
Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics
M.S./Ph.D. - Social & Administrative Pharmacy

Mississippi

The University of Mississippi
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.S./Ph.D. - Environmental Toxicology
M.S./Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacognosy
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacology
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacy Administration

Missouri

University of Missouri-Kansas City
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Toxicology

Montana

The University of Montana
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences & Drug Design
M.S./Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
M.S./Ph.D. - Neuroscience
M.S./Ph.D. - Toxicology

Nebraska

Creighton University
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Nebraska Medical Center
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

New Jersey

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
M.S./Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Science
M.S./Ph.D. - Toxicology
M.S. - Health Outcomes, Policy & Economics

New Mexico

The University of New Mexico
M.S. - Radiopharmacy
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacoeconomics, Epidemiology, Pharmaceutical Policy & Outcomes Research
M.S./Ph.D. - Toxicology & Pharmaceutical Sciences

New York

Long Island University
M.S. - Drug Regulatory Affairs
M.S. - Pharmacology & Toxicology
M.S. - Cosmetic Science
M.S. - Industrial Pharmacy
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics

St. John's University
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences (Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Medicinal Chemistry)
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmacology, Medicinal Chemistry, Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmacotherapeutics & Pharmaceutical Biotechnology)
M.S. - Toxicology
M.S. - Pharmacy Administration
M.S. - Biological & Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
M.S. - Health Outcomes Research
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.S. - Cytotechnology and Molecular Cytology
M.S. - Clinical Laboratory Sciences
M.S. - Molecular Biosciences

North Carolina

Campbell University 
M.S. - Clinical Research
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
MSPH - Public Health

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.S. - Health-System Pharmacy Administration
Ph.D. - Chemical Biology & Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Molecular Pharmaceutics
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy
Ph.D. - Pharmacotherapy & Experimental Therapeutics
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Science (Pharmacoengineering)

North Dakota

North Dakota State University
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Ohio

Northeast Ohio Medical University
M.S. - Health-System Pharmacy Administration
M.S./Ph.D. - Integrated Pharmaceutical Medicine

The Ohio State University
M.S. - Health-System Pharmacy Administration
Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmacognosy
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics & Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Ph.D. - Pharmacology
Ph.D. - Translational Science

University of Cincinnati
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences (Biomembrane Sciences, Drug Development Sciences, Health Outcomes)
M.S. - Cosmetic Science

The University of Toledo
M.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.S./Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Experimental Therapeutics

Oklahoma

The University of Oklahoma
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Oregon

Oregon State University
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacy

Pennsylvania

Duquesne University
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of the Sciences/Philadelphia College of Pharmacy 
M.S. - Pharmacy Administration
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Toxicology

Temple University
M.S. - Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Pittsburgh
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Puerto Rico

University of Puerto Rico
M.S. - Pharmacy

Rhode Island

The University of Rhode Island
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

South Carolina

South Carolina College of Pharmacy
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

South Dakota

South Dakota State University
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Tennessee

East Tennessee State University
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

The University of Tennessee
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Texas

Texas Southern University
M.S. - Health Care Administration
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Houston
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Health Outcomes & Policy
Ph.D. - Pharmacology, Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmaceutics
M.S. - Pharmacy Leadership & Administration

The University of Texas at Austin
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacotherapy
M.S./Ph.D. - Health Outcomes & Pharmacy Practice
Ph.D. - Chemical Biology & Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics
Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Toxicology
Ph.D. - Translational Science

Utah

The University of Utah
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research
Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics & Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Ph.D. - Pharmacology/Toxicology

Virginia

Virginia Commonwealth University
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences (Medicinal Chemistry)
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmaceutics)
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmacotherapy)
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmacoeconomics & Health Outcomes)

Washington

University of Washington
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutics
Ph.D. - Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research & Policy
M.S. - Biomedical Regulatory Affairs

Washington State University
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

West Virginia

West Virginia University
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical & Pharmacological Sciences
Ph.D. - Health Outcomes Research

Wisconsin

Concordia University Wisconsin
M.S. - Pharmaceutical/Chemical Product Development

University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S./Ph.D. - Social & Administrative Sciences in Pharmacy
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Wyoming

University of Wyoming
Ph.D. - Biomedical Sciences
M.S./Ph.D. - Neuroscience
Ph.D. - Molecular & Cellular Life Sciences

 

Canada

Dalhousie University
M.Sc. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Memorial University of Newfoundland
M.Sc./Ph.D. - Pharmacy

University of Alberta
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

The University of British Columbia
M.Sc. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Manitoba
M.Sc./Ph.D. - Pharmacy

Universite de Montreal
M.Sc./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Saskatchewan
M.Sc./Ph.D. - Pharmacy
 M.Sc./Ph.D. - Nutrition

University of Toronto
M.S./Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Science

Universite Laval
M.Sc. - Advanced Pharmacotherapy
M.Sc. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
M.Sc. - Pharmacoepidemiology
MBA - Pharmaceutical Management
Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. - Pharmacoepidemiology

Last updated on: 5/27/2016 11:53 AM 

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