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Pharmacy, PharmD

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #353 (QS) , UT,
The PharmD program represents a collaborative effort of the four academic departments of the College of Pharmacy, i.e., the departments of Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Pharmacotherapy.


The curriculum begins with a strong foundation in the basic, pharmaceutical, and clinical sciences with introductory practice experiences, culminating with a wide variety of advanced experiential opportunities and seminar presentations.  This strong basic science background emphasizing the clinical sciences fully prepares our graduates to understand new scientific and biomedical knowledge and develops their pharmacy mastery to optimize pharmaceutical care to the benefit of the patient and healthcare practice and outcomes.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Biotechnology & Molecular Biology
  • Foundations of Pharmaceutics 
  • Foundations of Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics 
  • Foundations of Immunology and Pathology 
  • Foundations of Patient-Centered Care 
  • Foundations of Professional Practice 
  • Foundations of Pharmacy: Law/Ethics/Risk Mitigation 

            English Language Requirements

            • Minimum required score:


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            General Requirements

            • An applicant for admission to The Graduate School must meet the following minimum requirements:
            • An undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0, based on all undergraduate work. If the undergraduate GPA is below 3.0, a GPA will be calculated on the last 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of the undergraduate work for admission consideration;
            • Meeting the academic department’s admission standards, and receiving a recommendation for admission to their graduate program.

            Tuition Fee

            • International

              30371 USD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 30371 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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            Living costs for Salt Lake City

            • 1000 - 1730 USD/month
              Living Costs

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