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Institution Name The University of Louisiana Monroe
Program Name Pharmacy
Degree Type Ph.D.
Short Name The U of Louisiana Monroe
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Address 1 700 University Avenue
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City Monroe
State Louisiana
Zip/Postal Code 71209
Country United States
Program Location: Louisiana
Admissions Office Contact(s):
  • Name: Kevin Baer
    Title: Professor, Graduate Coordinator
    Office: College of Pharmacy, Bienville 378
    Phone (Work): 318-342-1698
    Email: baer@ulm.edu
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Contact Information Video:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
What is your application deadline for the upcoming academic year? September 01, 2021
Is your program participating in PharmGrad? No
Link to Application
Application Fee: ULM application fee $40
Application Deadline Description:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
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 and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Pharmacology. Areas of specialization with the Ph.D. in Pharmacy include Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, 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 (9-Professors, 1-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.

Program Description Video:
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Is your institution public or private? Public
Is your program accepting applications for this program? Yes
Program Start Term: Fall, Spring
Satellite/Branch campuses:
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Shreveport, Louisiana
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Credits Required for Degree: 30
Required Rotations: Research
Seminars: Required
College-based Qualifying/Comprehensive Exam: Required
Other Qualifying Exams or Certifications: Not Required
Thesis/Dissertation: Required
Additional Information about Degree Requirements:
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Delivery Method On Campus
Curricular Focus or Concentration:
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmacology
  • Natural Products Chemistry
  • Toxicology
Area(s) of Study: 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
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I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Have you previously enrolled students in this program? Yes
Last academic year-number of accepted students for your program: 5
United States 1
International 4
Last academic year-average overall GPA of the accepted students:
Have you graduated your first class for this program? Yes
Academia
Industry
Government
Other
Unknown
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Last 5 academic years-estimated average years of study to graduation:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is the GRE required? Yes
Is a GRE Subject Test Required or Recommended? Not Required or Recommended
Oldest GRE considered: 5 years
Verbal Reasoning: 150
Quantitative Reasoning: 150
Analytical Writing: 3
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Are any of the following tests required for international applicants? TOEFL or IELTS
Other tests or credentials: International college transcripts require an official evaluation by World Education Services.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Are letters of recommendations required by your program? Yes
If yes, how many letters of recommendation are required? 3
Enter any additional information regarding recommendations: LORs (e.g., professors) are required for applicant award of a graduate assistantships
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Minimum overall GPA considered: 2.50
Recommended overall GPA considered: 3.00
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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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I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
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
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Admin Status Published
Old ID 1870
AACP Institution Number
SIDS 18