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Master of Science in Pharmacy / Forensic Drug Chemistry

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Pharmacy with a concentration in Forensic Drug Chemistry provides a strong foundation in analytical techniques, drug pharmacology, forensic drug chemistry, and organic synthesis.  The program also features modules in forensic pharmacology, drug synthesis, expert testimony, and QA/QC procedures.  Graduates may find employment in areas such as law enforcement, military services, and pharmaceutical companies.


  • A baccalaureate degree in a science subject from a regionally accredited institution
  • An upper-division GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • GRE test scores

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


UF is partially authorized for residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, and Washington. States pending authorization include: Kansas, Michigan, New York, and Oregon.

Distance education programs in allied health professions, counseling, education, nursing, social work, and veterinary medicine may require additional approval from state licensing agencies or boards. Out-of-state students who are considering applying to a professional program should contact the licensing agency or board in their state prior to enrollment.