Published Survey
Submission Number: 219
Submission ID: 219
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Created: Thu, 03/26/2020 - 04:15
Completed: Wed, 07/15/2020 - 12:41
Changed: Tue, 07/28/2020 - 16:20

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Contact Information
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Institution Address:
Address 1: 308 Harvard St. SE
Address 2: {Empty}
Address 3: {Empty}
City: Minneapolis
State: Minnesota
Zip/Postal Code: 55455
Country: United States

Program Location:: Minnesota
Admissions Office Contact(s)::
- Name: Angela Birnbaum, PhD
  Title: Director of Graduate Studies, Professor
  Office: 717 Delaware St. SE
  Phone (Work): 612-626-8365
- Name: L'Aurelle Johnson, PhD
  Title: Associate Director of Graduate Studies, Assistant Professor
  Office: 7-115 Weaver-Densford Hall
  Phone (Work): 612-626-8365

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Program Application Deadline
What is your application deadline for the upcoming academic year?: November 30, 2020
Is your program participating in PharmGrad?: No
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Application Fee:: US citizen/permanent resident $75 / International $95
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Program Description
Program Description:
The Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology graduate program at the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy is an innovative, interdisciplinary program that trains students to conduct research encompassing methodology from basic and clinical pharmacology perspectives.

The program was designed specifically for students who are interested in clinical and translational research and share our goal of advancing the science of human pharmacology and therapeutics to improve the safe, effective and economical use of drugs by patients.

In our program, students study experimental pharmacotherapy, neuroscience/neuropharmacology, infectious disease, pharmacometrics, and pharmacogenomics in a highly individualized course of study that is chosen in close consultation with their advisor.

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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
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Degree Requirements
Credits Required for Degree: : 48
Required Rotations:: Not Required
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:: Cancer, Drug Delivery, Drug Discovery, Experimental Therapeutics, Infectious Disease, Nanoscience, Neuroscience, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Pharmacometrics, Translational Science
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Program Statistics
Last academic year-number of accepted students for your program:: 3
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
United States: 1
International: 2

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Last academic year-graduates job placement:
Academia: 1
Industry: 2
Government: 0
Other: 0
Unknown: 0

Last 5 academic years-estimated average years of study to graduation:: 4.5

GRE and Other Tests
GRE Section
 Is the GRE required?: Yes
Is a GRE Subject Test Required or Recommended?:     Not Required or Recommended 
Oldest GRE considered:: 11/30/2015
Recommended GRE Score:
Verbal Reasoning:: All scores accepted
Quantitative Reasoning:: All scores accepted
Analytical Writing:: All scores accepted

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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?: 3

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Recommendation letters are written by people who know you on a professional or academic level, in an effort to demonstrate your qualifications for acceptance into the ECP graduate program.

Other Admission Requirements
Minimum overall GPA considered:: 3
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Application fee. Online application including Academic Transcripts, Personal Statement, CV, Diversity Statement, Research Experience, and Rank Program Areas of Interest by A) Research Methodologies and B) Therapeutic Areas.

I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Financial Support
Percentage of students receiving financial support:: 90
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