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Contact Information

9401 Jeronimo Road
Irvine
California
92618
United States
California

Program Application Deadline

June 30, 2021
Yes
$50
Rolling admission.
Deadline for Spring 2021 admission - December 1, 2020.
Deadline for Fall 2021 admission - June 30, 2021.
Applications received after the deadlines will be considered on a space-available basis.

Program Description

The Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences (MSPS) is a 4-semester program for students interested in a broad range of scientific disciplines critical to the discovery and development of new drugs and therapies that impact our global health.

Research areas include:
Drug Design and Discovery/Medicinal Chemistry
Microbiology/Immunology
Pharmaceutics, Drug Delivery, And Pharmacokinetics
Pharmacology
Structural Biology
Social and Administrative Sciences

Graduates of the program can pursue a variety of career opportunities in the pharmaceutical industry. The School of Pharmacy's location in beautiful Irvine, CA, provides unique opportunities for students to network with nearby biomedical, biotech, and pharmaceutical companies. Graduates are also positioned to work as researchers at universities, government and non-profit agencies, and national laboratories such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Institution Information

Private
Yes
Fall, Spring

Degree Requirements

36
Research
Required
Not Required
Not Required
Varies
The program has Thesis and Non-thesis options.

Degree Information

Hybrid
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences: Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences: Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Design
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences: Pharmacokinetics, Drug Delivery, Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences: Immunology and Microbiology
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences: Natural Products
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences: Structural Biology, Drug Discovery and Design
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences: Pharmacogenomic and Pharmacogenetics
  • Social and Administrative Sciences: Pharmacoeconomic
  • Social and Administrative Sciences: Healthcare Policy, Healthcare Outcome, Healthcare Disparity
Administrative Science, Biochemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Drug Delivery, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Drug Metabolism, Health Outcomes, Health Policy, Immunology, Medicinal Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Natural Product, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacoeconomics, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Pharmacy Marketing, Pharmacy Policy, Regulatory Science, Social Science, Structural Biology, Toxicology

Program Statistics

10
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
6
4
3.30
Last academic year-graduates job placement:
8
2
0
0
0
2

GRE and Other Tests

No
GRE is not required but may be submitted to augment an application.
TOEFL or IELTS

Letters of Recommendation

Yes
2
The letters should be from professors or employers familiar with applicant's academic abilities.
If the last degree was awarded less than three years ago, at least one of the letters must be from a professor at the university that awarded the degree.

Other Admission Requirements

2.5
An English Proficiency Test score must be submitted if an applicant did not receive a degree in a country where English was the official language.
The minimal accepted score is: TOEFL = 80 (internet); IELTS = 6.5; PTEA = 53; CAE = 180.
English Proficiency Test scores are valid for two years.
Applicants with English Proficiency Scores that do not meet the minimum requirement are encouraged to retake the test to meet the requirement before applying.
Yes

Financial Support

0
None

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No