Academic Affairs

Doctor of Pharmacy

The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences offers a doctor of pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree program that prepares students to become advanced pharmacy practitioners who possess the knowledge and skills required to function as authorities on the use of medicines, and who can apply pharmaceutical and biomedical science to the practical problems of drug therapy. Doctor of pharmacy practitioners are capable of contributing to the interdisciplinary delivery of primary health care and can function as drug therapy information resource specialists. Students also are prepared for specialty professional studies and for graduate study in the pharmaceutical sciences.