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Master of Science in Pharmacy / Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Pharmacy with a concentration in Pharmaceutical Chemistry provides a strong foundation in analytical techniques, drug pharmacology, metabolism, drug chemistry, and organic synthesis. This program is particularly tailored to students with backgrounds in chemistry, or those seeking chemistry education in the areas of pharmaceutical chemistry, drug regulatory agencies, and analytical laboratories.  Courses include Metabolic Biochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Mammalian Pharmacology, and Herbal and Dietary Supplements.

Requirements

  • 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

Restrictions

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.