Published Survey
Submission Number: 156
Submission ID: 156
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Created: Thu, 03/19/2020 - 21:47
Completed: Wed, 07/22/2020 - 12:04
Changed: Thu, 07/23/2020 - 12:41

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Contact Information
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Institution Address:
Address 1: 106 University Ave
Address 2: PO Box 1848
Address 3: {Empty}
City: University
State: Mississippi
Zip/Postal Code: 38677
Country: United States

Program Location:: Mississippi
Admissions Office Contact(s)::
- Name: Dr. James A. Stewart Jr.
  Title: Graduate Program Coordinator
  Office: Faser Hall 307
  Phone (Work): 662-915-2309

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Program Application Deadline
What is your application deadline for the upcoming academic year?: February 01, 2021
Is your program participating in PharmGrad?: No
Link to Application:

Application Fee:: $50.00
Application Deadline Description::
Application Deadlines:  
Fall Admission:  February 1   
Spring Admission:  October 1

Program Description
Program Description:
Pharmacology is the science that studies the effects of drugs on humans. The primary function and missions of the Division of Pharmacology are teaching, research and service. The graduate program teaching component involves the areas of pharmacology and toxicology. The graduate program leads to the Master in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutical Sciences each with emphasis in pharmacology.

The research mission is to conduct research in the life sciences that will benefit the state of Mississippi, the United States and the world community. Areas of research include that which improves the health and well-being of the human condition. There is a special emphasis on studying the effect of natural products on the biological system, with isolation of the active components of the natural products (ie. plant, fungi, marine organism). Members of the division are studying the carcinogenesis of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, mediators of blood pressure, mediators of inflammation and thrombus formation, cardiovascular disease, and the behavioral effects of drugs of abuse and their metabolites.

The service mission promotes faculty involvement within the School of Pharmacy, the university, the community and local, state and federal government.

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Institution Information
Is your institution public or private?: Public
Is your program accepting applications for this program?: Yes
Program Start Term:: Fall, Spring
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Degree Requirements
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:: Required
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Degree Information
Delivery Method: On Campus
Curricular Focus or Concentration::

Area(s) of Study:: Biochemistry, Biological Science, Biomedical Sciences, Biometrics/Biostatistics, Cancer, Cellular Biology, Cognitive Science, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Drug Metabolism, Environmental Science, Experimental Therapeutics, Immunology, Infectious Disease, Medicinal Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Molecular Medicine, Molecular Science, Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, Natural Product, Neuroscience, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, Physiological Science, Toxicology, Transdermal Drug Delivery, Translational Science
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Program Statistics
Last academic year-number of accepted students for your program:: 0
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
United States: 0
International: 0

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Last academic year-graduates job placement:
Academia: 0
Industry: 0
Government: 0
Other: 0
Unknown: 0

Last 5 academic years-estimated average years of study to graduation:: 2

GRE and Other Tests
GRE Section
 Is the GRE required?: No

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Are any of the following tests required for international applicants?: TOEFL or IELTS
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Letters of Recommendation
Letters of Recommendation:
Are letters of recommendations required by your program?: Yes
 If yes, how many letters of recommendation are required?: 2

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Other Admission Requirements
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Recommended overall GPA considered:: {Empty}
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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Financial Support
Percentage of students receiving financial support:: 100
Type of financial support available:: Tuition Waiver, Stipend, Research Assistantship, Teaching Assistantship, Department or University Scholarship, Other
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Background Checks and Drug Screenings
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