Published Survey
Submission Number: 167
Submission ID: 167
Submission UUID: 9108070a-c944-40b2-a56e-6c2285cf84cb
Submission URI: /publishedsurvey

Created: Fri, 03/20/2020 - 22:04
Completed: Tue, 06/30/2020 - 21:47
Changed: Wed, 07/01/2020 - 09:13

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Language: English

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Current page: Complete
Submitted to: Published Survey

Contact Information
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Institution Address:
Address 1: 1311 E Central Dr
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Address 3: {Empty}
City: Meridian
State: Idaho
Zip/Postal Code: 83642
Country: United States

Program Location:: Idaho
Admissions Office Contact(s)::
- Name: Danny Xu
  Title: Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Programs
  Phone (Work): 208-373-1832

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

Application Fee:: $65
Application Deadline Description::
April 1st for fall semester enrollment; and November 1st for spring semester enrollment, or the following Monday should these dates fall on a weekend. The deadline for international students is June 1st for the fall semester enrollment and October 1 for spring semester enrollment. 

Program Description
Program Description:
The Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, a multidisciplinary unit in the College of Pharmacy at Idaho State University, is the sole state program for post-graduate education in the various disciplines of the biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences.  The mission of the Department’s graduate program is to train and prepare students to succeed in their chosen career path in one of the biomedical or pharmaceutical sciences disciplines (Drug Discovery, Pharmaceutics, and Pharmacology).

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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
Satellite/Branch campuses::
- Pocatello Campus: 970 South 5th Ave, Leonard Hall, Bldg #8 Pocatello, ID 83209-8288     
- Meridian Campus: 1311 E Central Drive Meridian, ID 83642-7991 

Degree Requirements
Credits Required for Degree: : 50
Required Rotations:: Research
Seminars:: Required
College-based Qualifying/Comprehensive Exam:: 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:: Biomedical Sciences, Drug Discovery, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology
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Program Statistics
Last academic year-number of accepted students for your program:: 33
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
United States: 5
International: 28

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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:: 6

GRE and Other Tests
GRE Section
 Is the GRE required?: Yes
Is a GRE Subject Test Required or Recommended?:     Not Required or Recommended 
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Recommended GRE Score:
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Enter any additional information regarding the GRE: :
Minimum Graduate Record Examination combined score of 1,000 (old scale) or 300 (new scale) is required on the verbal and quantitative sections and at least 50th percentile in one of the GRE sections (verbal, quantitative, or Analytical Writing). 

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?: 3

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Other Admission Requirements
Minimum overall GPA considered:: 3.0
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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