We are excited to announce that the Western New England University, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Dean, Dr. John M. Pezzuto has been named among the top 2% of scientists in the world for his research in the Medicinal and Biomolecular Chemistry field!
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Institution Name Western New England University
Program Name Pharmaceutical Sciences
Degree Type M.S.
Short Name Western New England U
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Address 1 1215 Wilbraham Road
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City Springfield
State Massachusetts
Zip/Postal Code 01119
Country United States
Program Location: Massachusetts
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What is your application deadline for the upcoming academic year? May 01, 2022
Is your program participating in PharmGrad? Yes
Application Fee: $50
Application Deadline Description: We will continue to accept applications until our program is full. This means our application deadline may change to rolling after the original deadline of May 1.
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Program Description A 45-credit Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences degree is being offered by the Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences in the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. This degree program can be completed in five full-time semesters (fall, spring, summer, fall, and spring). Students can customize the concentration of their focus through available elective courses and by the selection of a thesis advisor in a specific field of study. Faculty from the Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences, as well as other faculty from throughout the University, are engaged in the provision of instruction and thesis advice. Thesis advisors are available in the following disciplines: medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, pharmaceutics, cosmeceuticals, pharmacogenomics, toxicology, neuroscience, oncology, immunology, biochemistry, and biomedical engineering.
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Is your institution public or private? Private
Is your program accepting applications for this program? Yes
Program Start Term: Fall
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Credits Required for Degree: 45
Required Rotations: Research
Seminars: Required
College-based Qualifying/Comprehensive Exam: Not Required
Other Qualifying Exams or Certifications: Not Required
Thesis/Dissertation: Required
Additional Information about Degree Requirements: Degree must be completed with at least 3.0 GPA, and successful defense of the thesis. All coursework must be completed with a grade of C or better.
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Delivery Method On Campus
Curricular Focus or Concentration:
  • Pharmacological and Biomedical Sciences
  • Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery
  • Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Development
  • Pharmacoeconomics and Healthcare Data Analytics
Area(s) of Study: Bioengineering, Biological Science, Biomedical Sciences, Biometrics/Biostatistics, Biotechnology, Cancer, Cellular Biology, Cosmetic Science, Developmental Science, Drug Delivery, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Experimental Therapeutics, Health Outcomes, Immunology, Medicinal Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Molecular Medicine, Molecular Science, Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, Neuroscience, Patient Safety, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacoeconomics, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Pharmacometrics, Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacy Policy, Physical Science, Physiological Science, Toxicology, Transdermal Drug Delivery
Enter any additional degree information regarding your curricular focus or concentration and/or area(s) of study: The M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences offers students four focus areas in which to develop their Master’s thesis and research. The curriculum for each focus area provides a solid foundation in the principles of the subject matter, as well as research experience in the applicable setting. The four focus areas are: (1) Pharmacological and Biomedical Sciences; (2) Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery; (3) Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Development; and (4) Pharmacoeconomics and Healthcare Data Analytics.
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Have you previously enrolled students in this program? Yes
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Have you graduated your first class for this program? No
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Is the GRE required? No
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Are any of the following tests required for international applicants? TOEFL or IELTS
Other tests or credentials: International students may provide the following English language test scores to meet our requirement:
TOEFL - 79 IBT
IELTS - 6.5
PTE Academic - 58
STEP Eiken - 2A
iTEP - 4
Duolingo - 110 DET
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Are letters of recommendations required by your program? Yes
If yes, how many letters of recommendation are required? 2
Enter any additional information regarding recommendations: At least one letter of recommendation must be from a professor.
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Minimum overall GPA considered: 0
Recommended overall GPA considered: 2.70
Enter any additional information regarding application or admission requirements: Application Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree: A U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university or an equivalent degree from a foreign country.
• Preferred minimum GPA: Undergraduate GPA of 2.70 is preferred. Candidates with a lower GPA will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
• Transcripts: Transcripts from all colleges attended must be submitted to PharmGrad. Students already enrolled at WNE must request their WNE transcript be submitted to PharmGrad to complete their application.
• Recommendations: A minimum of two evaluator names must be submitted within your PharmGrad application; at least one recommendation must be from a professor.
• Qualified candidates may be invited to participate in an interview and complete a writing sample.
• A current resume or CV must be uploaded to the Documents section within PharmGrad.
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Percentage of students receiving financial support: 0
Type of financial support available: None
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Is your institution participating in the PharmGrad-facilitated Criminal Background Check (CBC) Service? No
Is your institution participating in the PharmGrad-facilitated Drug Screening Service? No
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