USciences was founded as the first college of pharmacy in North America, and no one knows the science of pharmacology better than we do. We offer transfer students interested in pharmaceutical sciences the choice of two tailored majors: pharmaceutical sciences or pharmacology and toxicology.
Here are the courses we recommend taking before transferring into USciences’ pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacology and toxicology programs. Click here for an incomplete list of courses from other institutions that transfer into USciences.
You are eligible for SECOND-YEAR CONSIDERATION if you have completed, at the collegiate level, the following first-year courses:
General Biology I & II with labs
(NOT Anatomy & Physiology)
8 cr. General Chemistry I & II (for science majors) with labs 8 cr. Pre-calculus & Calculus I 6 cr. 2 semesters of Writing Intensive English 6 cr.
General Education Elective—Social Science Requirement (must be in addition to specific courses required in curriculum)
Examples of social sciences are:
- Political Science
You are eligible for THIRD-YEAR CONSIDERATION if you have completed, at the collegiate level, the above first-year courses and the following second-year coursework:
Organic Chemistry I & II with labs 8 cr. Introductory Physics I & II with labs 8 cr. Functional Human Anatomy and Histology (for pharmacology/toxicology applicants) 3 cr. or
Human Structure and Function (Anatomy & Physiology) I & II (for pharmaceutical sciences applicants)
6 cr. Introduction to Communication (for pharmacology/toxicology applicants) 3 cr. General Education—Social Science Requirement (must be in addition to specific courses required in curriculum) 3 cr.
General Education—Humanities Requirement
Examples of humanities classes are.
- Art Appreciation
- Philosophy—Ethics and Values
- Any foreign language
6 cr. General Education Requirement (Additional Social Science and/or Humanities credits) 6 cr.
If you find you have not completed all of the required courses for transfer, we encourage you to apply and allow us to evaluate your coursework and, if you are accepted, to develop a customized curriculum that will allow you to complete your degree at USciences.
Click here to get started on your transfer to USciences!