Published Survey
Submission Number: 160
Submission ID: 160
Submission UUID: a8e85ffe-5a5b-424b-998d-a67777959511
Submission URI: /publishedsurvey

Created: Fri, 03/20/2020 - 10:55
Completed: Wed, 07/22/2020 - 11:52
Changed: Sat, 09/12/2020 - 18:32

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Submitted by: Anonymous
Language: English

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Current page: Complete
Submitted to: Published Survey

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. Eman Ashour
  Title: Graduate Program Coordinator
  Office: 204 A TCRC West
  Phone (Work): 662-915-1587

Institutional Website::

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

Application Fee:: $50.00
Application Deadline Description::
Application Deadlines:  
Fall Admission:  June 1 (rolling) 
Spring Admission:  October 1 (rolling)

Program Description
Program Description:
The M.S. in pharmaceutical sciences with emphasis in Industrial Pharmacy is a non-thesis track program designed to provide fundamental and applied knowledge of industrial pharmacy to prepare B.S. level chemical engineers and scientists (pharmacy, biology and chemistry) for a career in the pharmaceutical industry. All students enrolled in the program will take a core set of courses in the first year. Students will select one of two specialty tracks for year two. The first track is a specialty in regulatory sciences. These students will obtain the knowledge and skills required to pursue a position in regulatory affairs or quality assurance. The second track is a specialty in product development and manufacturing. These students will obtain the knowledge and skills required to pursue a position in formulation development, process development, manufacturing or quality control. In the second year, students will take electives based on their area of specialty. All students will take a Special Projects course where they will be assigned small projects with short timelines to prepare them for industry.

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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: : 36
Required Rotations:: Not Required
Seminars:: Required
College-based Qualifying/Comprehensive Exam:: Not Required
Other Qualifying Exams or Certifications:: Not Required
Thesis/Dissertation:: Not Required
Additional Information about Degree Requirements::
A minimum number of credit hours for a degree will be 36 hours with at least 28 hours of course work and at least 8 hours of special project hours. Please review for further degree requirements. 

Degree Information
Delivery Method: On Campus
Curricular Focus or Concentration::

Area(s) of Study:: Drug Delivery, Drug Development, Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacokinetics, Physical Science, Regulatory Science, Toxicology, Transdermal Drug Delivery, Translational Science
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Program Statistics
Last academic year-number of accepted students for your program:: 2
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
United States: 0
International: 2

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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?: Yes
Is a GRE Subject Test Required or Recommended?: {Empty}
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Recommended GRE Score:
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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:: 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