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Institution Name The University of Rhode Island
Program Name Pharmaceutical Sciences
Degree Type M.S.
Short Name The U of Rhode Island-103
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Address 1 7 Greenhouse Rd
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City Kingston
State Rhode Island
Zip/Postal Code 02881
Country United States
Program Location: Rhode Island
Admissions Office Contact(s):
Institutional Website:
Contact Information Video:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
What is your application deadline for the upcoming academic year? February 01, 2023
Does this program use rolling admissions?
Is your program participating in PharmGrad? No
Link to Application
Application Fee: $65.00
Application Deadline Description: All interested applicants who wish to be considered for College of Pharmacy graduate study funding support (i.e. assistantships) should apply for admission by February 1st. Prospective domestic graduate student applications will be accepted through July 15th, but funding support may be limited at the later application date. International applicants must meet the February 1st deadline.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Program Description As a leader in Pharmaceutical Sciences graduate education, the URI College of Pharmacy offers you programs and specializations in highly sought after fields available at few other universities in the country. The main areas of study include health outcomes, pharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics, medicinal chemistry and natural products, and pharmacology and toxicology. You will study with faculty who are world-renowned, respected experts in basic, clinical, and applied pharmaceutical sciences, and who exemplify translational, highly collaborative, interdisciplinary training and research. The College works collaboratively with the George and Anne Ryan Institute for Neuroscience and several faculty in the College are leading researchers and teachers in this area. Passionate about teaching, research, and mentoring, our faculty are committed to training the next generation of scientists and academicians.
Program Description Video:
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Is your institution public or private? Public
Is your program accepting applications for this program? Yes
Program Start Term: Fall
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I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Credits Required for Degree: 30
Required Rotations: Not Required
Seminars: Required
College-based Qualifying/Comprehensive Exam: Not Required
Other Qualifying Exams or Certifications: Not Required
Thesis/Dissertation: Varies
Additional Information about Degree Requirements: The College offers a thesis MS, a non-thesis MS, and an accelerated Masters program in conjunction with the BS in Pharmaceutical Science or entry-level Doctor of Pharmacy degree.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Delivery Method On Campus
Curricular Focus or Concentration:
  • Health Outcomes
  • Pharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics
  • Pharmacology and toxicology
  • Medicinal chemistry and natural products
Area(s) of Study: Administrative Science, Biomedical Sciences, Biotechnology, Cancer, Cellular Biology, Chemical Science, Clinical Research, Cognitive Science, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Drug Metabolism, Epidemiology, Experimental Therapeutics, Health Outcomes, Health Policy, Health Services, Immunology, Industrial Pharmacy, Infectious Disease, Informatics, Medicinal Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Molecular Medicine, Molecular Science, Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, Natural Product, Neuroscience, Patient Safety, Pharmaceutical Marketing, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacoeconomics, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Pharmacometrics, Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacy Care, Pharmacy Management, Pharmacy Marketing, Pharmacy Policy, Pharmacy Practice, Psychiatric/Psychological Sciences, Public Health, Toxicology, Transdermal Drug Delivery, Translational Science, Vaccine Technology
Enter any additional degree information regarding your curricular focus or concentration and/or area(s) of study: Neuropharmacology
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Have you previously enrolled students in this program? Yes
Last academic year-number of accepted students for your program: 7
United States 5
International 2
Last academic year-average overall GPA of the accepted students: 3.48
Have you graduated your first class for this program? Yes
Academia 2
Industry 3
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Last 5 academic years-estimated average years of study to graduation: 2
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is the GRE required? Yes
Is a GRE Subject Test Required or Recommended? Not Required or Recommended
Oldest GRE considered: 5
Verbal Reasoning: 143
Quantitative Reasoning: 146
Analytical Writing: 3.0
Enter any additional information regarding the GRE: GPA of 3.5 or higher, applicant may waive GRE.

The College of Pharmacy has minimum GRE scores (new/old format): Verbal 350/143; Quantitative 550/146; Analytical, 3.0.
Are any of the following tests required for international applicants? TOEFL or IELTS
Other tests or credentials: As you begin your GRE and TOEFL testing, the test will ask for the University of Rhode Island codes. The specific codes are, GRE: Institution, 3919, Department, 613 & TOEFL: Institution, 3919, 47.
The University has a minimum TOEFL score: Read, 20; Write, 22; Listen, 17; Speak, 17.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Are letters of recommendations required by your program? Yes
If yes, how many letters of recommendation are required? 2
Enter any additional information regarding recommendations: Three letters of recommendation are required for international students.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Minimum overall GPA considered: 3.0
Recommended overall GPA considered:
Enter any additional information regarding application or admission requirements:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Percentage of students receiving financial support: 75
Type of financial support available: Tuition Waiver, Stipend, Research Assistantship, Teaching Assistantship, Department or University Scholarship
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I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is your institution participating in the PharmGrad-facilitated Criminal Background Check (CBC) Service? We are not a participating PharmGrad program
Is your institution participating in the PharmGrad-facilitated Drug Screening Service? We are not a participating PharmGrad program
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Admin Status Published
Old ID 1992
AACP Institution Number
SIDS 103