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Contact Information

Binghamton University School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
PO Box 6000
Binghamton
New York
13902
United States
New York
Yes

Program Application Deadline

March 15, 2022
No
$75
The application deadline is rolling, with a preferred deadline of March 15.
Yes

Program Description

The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences offers a Master of Science (MS) program in pharmaceutical sciences that is designed to to meet the continuous need of highly skilled and qualified research assistants and laboratory managers in the field of pharmaceutical and bioanalytical research programs. This is a unique interdisciplinary MS program with strong research and resource capabilities, where students can be trained on specialized state of the art instruments, technologies and methods needed in contemporary research programs in pharmaceutical sciences. Students in this program will gain the essential strategic, intellectual, and technical skills necessary to enter careers in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry, regulatory agencies, or pursue higher degree (PhD and/or PharmD) in the state of New York and beyond. The program will consist of foundational didactic courses in the first year followed by more specialized teaching in the second year, including specific training in experimental design and scientific communication throughout the program duration, which is anticipated to take two years to complete.
Yes

Institution Information

Public
Yes
Fall
Yes

Degree Requirements

32
Research
Required
Not Required
Not Required
Varies
Our 1.5-year program leading to the Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences requires a total of 32 credits.
Yes

Degree Information

On Campus
Biochemistry, Biological Science, Biomedical Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemical Science, Clinical Research, Drug Delivery, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Experimental Therapeutics, Immunology, Medicinal Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Molecular Medicine, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacotherapy, Translational Science
Yes

Program Statistics

No
No
Yes

GRE and Other Tests

No
The GRE is not required for admission but applicants are encouraged to take the exam and submit a GRE score. Cumulative verbal and quantitative GRE scores above 300 are competitive for admission.
TOEFL or IELTS
International students must also submit the following materials:

Proof of English proficiency (such as official TOEFL/IELTS scores)
Minimum TOEFL score: 80 on the iBT (To be competitive, a score of 90 is recommended)
Minimum IELTS score: 6.5, with no band below 5.0
International Student Financial Statement (ISFS) form
Supporting financial documentation (such as bank statements, scholarship or sponsor letters, etc.)
Yes

Letters of Recommendation

Yes
2
Applicants are encouraged to have letters of recommendation from professors in math or science departments. Recommendations from family, friends, clergy, or politicians will not be accepted.
Yes

Other Admission Requirements

3.0
Provide a complete set of your undergraduate (and, if applicable, graduate) transcripts showing one of the following:
1. Completion of, or you are within one academic year of earning, a bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university that includes 12 or more credits in higher level chemistry, biochemistry, biology, physiology, pharmacology, or related areas.
2. Eligibility to apply as part of a memorandum of understanding between your current institution and Binghamton University and have completed 12 or more credits in higher level chemistry, biochemistry, biology, physiology, pharmacology, or related areas.
All applicants must also submit:
1. 500-word personal statement, specifically addressing your research interests and professional goals
2. Resume or curriculum vitae
Yes

Financial Support

20
Stipend, Research Assistantship, Department or University Scholarship, Other
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

We are not a participating PharmGrad program
We are not a participating PharmGrad program
Yes