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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

How do you stay on the leading edge of research? Ask our graduates. They’ve done the hard work, collaborating closely with pioneering researchers, faculty members in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Here, you’ll find programs in the growing fields of pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacology and toxicology. Each of our programs incorporates a strong classroom foundation in the basic sciences, laboratory-based research, and collaboration with faculty.

Undergraduate BS Programs

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    Pharmaceutical SciencesProgram Options: BS

    Find your calling developing, manufacturing, and evaluating medications.

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    Pharmacology and ToxicologyProgram Options: BS

    Combine these dynamic, influential fields to examine the effectiveness and toxicity of chemicals and medications. Collaborate with experts on the front lines of drug innovation.

Graduate MS, PhD Programs

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    Pharmacology and ToxicologyProgram Options: MS, PhD

    Looking to become the ideal job candidate? Start by blending these two fields. Master both sets of skills for a full-spectrum view of how drugs affect us.

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    PharmaceuticsProgram Options: MS, PhD

    Explore the frontiers of medicine—then blaze your own trail. Leading researchers will help you acquire insight into what makes medications effective.

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Isabelle Mercier, PhD, Chair
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Office Location:

Pharmacology and Toxicology Center, 238


University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495