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Submission Number: 365
Submission ID: 365
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Contact Information

360 Huntington Ave
R218 TF
Boston
Massachusetts
02115
United States
Massachusetts
Yes

Program Application Deadline

December 06, 2021
Yes
$50.00
Yes

Program Description

The pharmacology PhD enables students to specialize in the study of the actions of drugs and their effects in living systems. In addition to the opportunity for developing a sound knowledge base through coursework and seminars, the program is designed to strengthen students’ ability to understand and evaluate critically current pharmacology literature, informing the students’ independent laboratory research that advances our understanding of drugs, their actions, and their pharmacotherapeutic applications. Recent graduates with a pharmacology PhD have found employment in academic and industrial research positions.
Yes

Institution Information

Private
Yes
Fall
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Degree Requirements

45
Research
Required
Required
Not Required
Required
Please see the course catalog for current curriculum: http://catalog.northeastern.edu/graduate/health-sciences/pharmacy/pharmacology-phd/#text
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Degree Information

On Campus
Drug Discovery, Experimental Therapeutics, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, Translational Science
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Program Statistics

Yes
Yes
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GRE and Other Tests

Yes
Required
5 years old
A high score in the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). This test must be taken within the last five years. Specialty subject GRE’s are not required. (suggested score: 305 — A minimum score of 150 Verbal Reasoning and 150 Quantitative Reasoning is preferred).
TOEFL
A high score in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English, or whose baccalaureate education was at an institution where English was not the language of instruction. For TOEFL suggested score of 100 internet with 22 spoken.
Yes

Letters of Recommendation

Yes
3
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Other Admission Requirements

3
A minimum (undergraduate) grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00 or better

Prerequisites
A baccalaureate degree in biology, chemistry, medical technology, pharmacy, chemical engineering, or a related field.
At least two semesters of undergraduate courses (or their equivalent) in each of the following: mathematics (including calculus), biology, physics, biochemistry, and organic chemistry.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT INFORMATION
Applicants who have degree coursework from institutions outside of the United States must submit a credential evaluation. We require the iCAP WES package that evaluates your transcripts course by course. Transcript evaluations will allow our reviewers to better understand the educational system in which you studied. We will not review international applicants without the transcript evaluation.
Yes

Financial Support

84
Tuition Waiver, Stipend, Research Assistantship, Teaching Assistantship
For additional information regarding PhD funding: https://phd.northeastern.edu/conditions-of-admission/
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No
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