Research focus areas for the department include cancer research, drug delivery, genetics, eye diseases, and neuropharmacology. The didactic courses, along with a research concentration in a specific area of pharmaceutical sciences, provide a strong foundation for academic, industry, and other research careers.
This Pharmaceutical Sciences program at South Dakota State University will be a good fit if you:
- Have an undergraduate or professional degree in pharmacy, chemistry, biology or a related field
- Have a passion for laboratory research and scientific experimentation
- Want to learn and work in a multidisciplinary research field
- Are a good problem solver and analytical thinker
- Appreciate working as part of a research team
- Pharmaceutical industry
- Regulatory affairs
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- Advanced Concepts in Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacogenomics
- Advanced Concepts in Medicinal Chemistry
- Advanced Concepts in Pharmacology
- Techniques in Pharmaceutical Research
- Grant Writing and Academic Development
- Advanced Concepts in Pharmaceutics
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- 36 months
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DisciplinesPharmacy Health Sciences Genetics View 85 other PhDs in Genetics in United States
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- The application must include the application fee, all post-secondary transcripts, degree certificates, and other materials as required by specific programs before processing of the application will begin. The Graduate School employs a rolling deadline, however, students should check with their program of interest for specific admission deadlines.
- Applicants for the Doctor of Philosophy degree, 60-credit plan, must have a Master’s degree. This degree must be awarded from an approved, accredited institution. In those cases where applicants do not have a Master’s degree, departmental requirements will apply, either requiring completion of a Master’s degree or permitting an individual to move directly into a doctoral program, 90-credit plan. Domestic, international or non-degree seeking students may submit an application online.
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International648 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 36 months.
National648 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 36 months.
In-State337 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 337 USD per credit during 36 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.