Pharmaceutical Evaluation and Policy (PEP) Track of Pharmaceutical Sciences Programs - M.S.
Published Survey
Submission Number: 133
Submission ID: 133
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  application_deadline_description: 'All application material should be received by January 15th of each calendar year. Students are admitted to begin course work with the fall semester.  Top tier candidates will be invited to a phone or on-site interview shortly after January 15th. Exceptional applicants that would be competitive for national scholarships and awards are encouraged to apply for early admission and should submit a complete application by December 15.'
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      contact_name: 'Mariel Garcia'
      contact_office: 'UAMS Graduate School, 4301 W Markham Street, Little Rock, AR 72205'
      contact_title: 'Director of Admissions'
      contact_work: 501.686.5456
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      contact_name: 'Kourtney Hinkson'
      contact_office: 'Division of Pharmaceutical Evaluation and Policy'
      contact_title: 'Education Coordinator'
      contact_work: 501-683-6393
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  credits_required_for_degree: '30'
  deadline_date: '2022-01-15'
    - 'Yes'
    - 'Yes'
  degree_requiremnts_add_info: 'Students must complete the core curriculum requirements for the PEP-Track including core didactic courses, 3 semesters of seminar (1 credit hour each), plus at least 6 credit hours of thesis research.  The minimum credit hours to obtain an M.S. is 30 hours, however, depending on background and student goals more course work is often required based on advisement with your mentor. '
  degree_type: M.S.
  delivery_method: 'On Campus'
  drug_grad_radio: 'We are not a participating PharmGrad program'
    - 'Yes'
  focus_additional_degree_information: 'Real World Evidence Generation, Pharmacoepidemiology, Patient Reported Outcomes, Health Economics and Outcomes Research'
    - 'Yes'
  gre_required: Required
    - 'Yes'
  institution_name: 'University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences'
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  pgrad_analytic: '3.5'
  pgrad_app_fee: $0
  pgrad_avg_yrs_grad: '3'
  pgrad_fic_other_info: 'M.S. students are not offered graduate research assistantships upon admission to the program and students accepted into the program should arrange to have the financial resources to self finance tuition, fees and personal living expenses for the entire duration of their training.  Occasionally M.S. students will be offered positions as research assistants at a competitive hourly rate to assist faculty in funded research effort during their studies.'
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  pgrad_gre_oldest: '5 years'
  pgrad_gre_req: 'Yes'
  pgrad_ind_jb_plce: '1'
  pgrad_lof_acc: 'Three recommendation forms and three optional letters of recommendation: The standard recommendation form should be completed by persons whom can evaluate your scholarly potential, professional relationships and work habits, and aptitude for study in this area. The persons completing the form are welcome to include an optional letter of recommendation.  The completed forms and optional letters should be sent directly by email to: '
  pgrad_lor_acc: '3'
  pgrad_lor_req: 'Yes'
  pgrad_other_qualifying_exams_or_certifications: 'Not Required'
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    1. Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    2. Statement of Purpose which must clearly and concisely articulate the candidate’s experiences, rationale and motivation, and career goals for studying Pharmaceutical Evaluation and Policy. If you are self funding your tuition and living expenses, please indicate that clearly in the statement of purpose. All applicants will automatically be considered for funding.  However, we can accept qualified applicants that are able to self finance all their educational expenses to study in the PEP program that meet our minimum standards but do not qualify for funding.
    3. Optional: Copies or reprints of any relevant published abstracts, manuscripts, or other scholarly works.
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  pgrad_ovrl_gpa_cons: '2.85'
  pgrad_participation: 'No'
  pgrad_prog_desc: 'PEP works closely with state, national, and international leaders to help guide policy evaluation and development and to conduct rigorous original research evaluating pharmaceutical and pharmacy services. Our program utilizes an applied approach where graduate trainees gain strong analytic skills that have applications in Pharmacoeconomics, Comparative Effectiveness Research, Epidemiology, Patient Reported Outcomes and Health Policy Analysis. Graduates of the PEP program have successfully pursued careers in industry based Health Economics and Outcomes (HEOR) positions where persons communicate value propositions for pharmaceutical based technologies as well as careers in academia, health payers, managed care organizations and in government. The PEP program shares some curricular competencies with other graduate programs in Pharmacy Administration, Social and Administrative Sciences, Pharmacy Care Administration, Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy and Pharmaceutical Health Services Research with an emphasis on evaluating pharmaceutical effectiveness, value and safety.'
  pgrad_pubpriv: Public
  pgrad_qualify: 'Not Required'
  pgrad_quant: '150'
  pgrad_recommended_overall_gpa_considered: '3.0'
  pgrad_semi: Required
  pgrad_thesis: Required
  pgrad_toefl_req: TOEFL
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  pgrad_verbal: '150'
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    - 'Yes'
    - 'Yes'
  program_location: AR
  program_name: 'Pharmaceutical Evaluation and Policy'
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  program_statistics_graduated: 'Yes'
  program_statistics_previous: 'Yes'
    - 'Yes'
  school_city: 'Little Rock'
  school_country: US
  school_state: AR
  school_street_1: '4301 W. Markham St, slot 522'
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