Students admitted to the College's BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences program prior to 2017 are required to complete the two-year course sequence.  Students admitted for the 2017 program and later should follow the New BSPS Curriculum information.

A list of course descriptions is available online.

A minimum of 124 credits is required for graduation.

Pharmaceutical Sciences Curriculum (Years 3 and 4)
Once admitted to the College of Pharmacy BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences program, students are required to complete the following two-year sequence:

Year 3: Fall Semester
Course Name Credits Course #
Drug Delivery & Solutions 3 PharmSci 508
Human Physiology 4 Physiol 201
Introduction to Biochemistry* 3* Biochem 415
Chemical Analysis plus Lab* 4* Chem 241 and 242
or Chem 245, 246 and 247
Electives/Investigations1    
     
Year 3: Winter Semester
Course Name Credits Course #
Dispersed Solid Forms 3 PharmSci 518
Foundations of Drug Action 2 MedChem 509
Pharmaceutical Engineering 3 PharmSci 519
Introduction to Statistics* 4* Stats 250
Electives/Investigations1    
     
Year 4: Fall Semester
Course Name Credits Course #
Pharmacokinetics Concepts 4 PharmSci 608
Regulatory Issues 2 Pharm 597
Responsible Conduct in Research .5 MedChem 660
Electives/Investigations1    
     
Year 4: Winter Semester
Course Name Credits Course #
Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacogenetics 2 PharmSci 718
Medical Microbiology 4* Microbiology 301/350
Responsible Conduct in Research .5 MedChem 660
Electives/Investigations1    
     

1Electives/Investigations include the following:

  • A minimum of eight (8) credits of investigations (PharmSci 568/570, MedChem 570/573).  Up to eight (8) additional credits may be counted towards electives.
  • A minimum of six (6) credit hours of course work in the chosen area of concentration with approval of advisor (see following list).

*May be taken in the first two years of the pre-pharmaceutical sciences curriculum.

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