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Contact Information

700 University Avenue
Monroe
Louisiana
71209
United States
Louisiana
  • Name: Kevin Baer
    Title: Professor, Graduate Coordinator
    Office: College of Pharmacy, Bienville 378
    Phone (Work): 318-342-1698
    Email: baer@ulm.edu

Program Application Deadline

September 01, 2020
Yes
$50; Supplemental ULM Fee (if accepted) $40

Program Description

Program Description: The Graduate Program in Pharmacy at the University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM) offers a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Pharmacy. Areas of specialization include Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Natural Products Chemistry and Toxicology, but the major research emphasis of the faculty can be categorized into specific areas that include: 1) Cancer Research; 2) Neuroscience; 3) Endocrinology; 4)Environmental and Chemical Toxicology; 5) Drug Discovery and Development; and 6) Drug Delivery. There is significant crossover in these areas of research and this has lead to significant interaction and collaboration among research faculty members with the Program, including participation in multiple investigatory grant applications and publications. This environment of cooperation and collaboration allows graduate students to freely interact with members of other laboratories to learn new techniques and operation of a wide variety of analytical equipment. In general, this cooperation and collaboration has created a pleasant and productive working environment.

The ULM Graduate Program in Pharmacy is a Doctoral Program and all students accepted for admission have applied for Ph.D. training. Students with a BS, BPharm., PharmD. or MS degree can apply for the Ph.D. program. There is no MS degree in the Graduate Program in Pharmacy at ULM. Graduates from our program have received employment in academia and industry.

Program Quality: (1)There is a total of 13 Graduate Faculty (8-Professors, 2-Associate Professors, and 3-Assistant Professor) of Full membership status. (2) All have terminal doctoral degrees. (3) There are 10 tenured and 3 tenure-track members in the Graduate Faculty). There are also numerous other Graduate Faculty members of Associate and Adjunct membership status.

The College of Pharmacy is committed to promoting, enhancing, and sustaining excellence in graduate study and research.

Institution Information

Public
Yes
Fall, Spring
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Shreveport, Louisiana

Degree Requirements

30
Research
Required
Required
Not Required
Required

Degree Information

On Campus
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmacology
  • Natural Products Chemistry
  • Toxicology
Biomedical Sciences, Biotechnology, Cancer, Cellular Biology, Chemical Science, Cognitive Science, Drug Delivery, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Drug Metabolism, Environmental Science, Experimental Therapeutics, Informatics, Medicinal Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Molecular Science, Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, Natural Product, Neuroscience, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, Toxicology, Transdermal Drug Delivery

Program Statistics

32
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
3
29
3.55
Last academic year-graduates job placement:
2
2
0
0
0
4

GRE and Other Tests

Yes
Not Required or Recommended
5 years
TOEFL or IELTS
International college transcripts require an official evaluation by World Education Services.

Letters of Recommendation

Yes
3
LORs (e.g., professors) are required for applicant award of a graduate assistantships

Other Admission Requirements

2.50
Yes

Financial Support

100
Tuition Waiver, Stipend, Research Assistantship, Teaching Assistantship, Department or University Scholarship, Other

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No