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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Contact Information

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!
1215 Wilbraham Road
Springfield
Massachusetts
01119
United States
Massachusetts
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Program Application Deadline

May 01, 2022
Yes
$50
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.
Yes

Program Description

The 41-credit MS in Pharmacogenomics program can be completed in three full-time semesters (fall, spring, and summer). Through courses in Genetics and Genetic Counseling, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pathophysiology, Pharmacogenetics, and others, you’ll be well versed to enter the field of precision medicine.

Courses are taught in the state-of-the-art classrooms and labs of the Center for the Science and Pharmacy, and will prepare you for career opportunities in basic research, the pharmaceutical industry, at genetic testing laboratories, or clinical sites. As a WNE graduate, you will also possess the skillsets prized by employers: divergent thinking, communication, teamwork, leadership and an entrepreneurial mindset—essential to careers in discovery and innovation.

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Institution Information

Private
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Fall
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Degree Requirements

41
Research, Clinical
Required
Not Required
Not Required
Not Required
Degree must be completed with at least 3.0 GPA. All coursework must be completed with a grade of C or better.
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Degree Information

On Campus
Biological Science, Biomedical Sciences, Biometrics/Biostatistics, Biotechnology, Cancer, Clinical Research, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Drug Metabolism, Health Outcomes, Molecular Biology, Molecular Medicine, Molecular Science, Patient Safety, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacoeconomics, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacy Care, Pharmacy Communication, Physiological Science, Psychiatric/Psychological Sciences, Translational Science
The design of the MS in Pharmacogenomics has purposely integrated all major aspects of this field, from basic genetics to clinical implementation. This results in the program including introductory and advanced medical genetics and pharmacogenomics, pharmacology and pathophysiology, genetic data analysis and laboratory techniques, healthcare outcomes and statistical analysis, research design and application, genetic counseling and clinician or patient interactions at medical sites.
Yes

Program Statistics

No
No
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GRE and Other Tests

No
TOEFL or IELTS
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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Letters of Recommendation

Yes
2
At least one letter of recommendation must be from a professor.
Yes

Other Admission Requirements

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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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Financial Support

0
Department or University Scholarship
Incoming, full-time, students with a minimum GPA of 3.0, who did not attend WNE for their undergraduate studies are eligible to receive the Pharmacogenomics Impact Scholarship in the amount of $2000.
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Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No
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