Pharmaceutics, MS, PhD

With our dynamic, rigorous courses, you won’t just learn how to make drugs work better by how they are administered—you’ll pave the way for new administration methods. Working one-on-one with experts, you’ll gain insight and foresight as you open up new areas of research in our state-of-the-art labs.

Go from student to star candidate, ready to take charge in areas such as:

  • Drug delivery
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Pharmacodynamics
  • Drug product development
  • Formulation
  • Process optimization and stability

What Sets Us Apart?

  1. Our flexible degree options fit your lifestyle: Pursue a pharmaceutics degree part-time or full-time.
  2. An opportunity to work in our recently renovated Industrial Pharmacy Laboratory.
  3. Small class sizes promote personal attention as you collaborate with faculty.
  4. Surrounded by 250 medical facilities and within two hours of 75% of all U.S. pharmaceutical firms, USciences is in the heart of the biotechnology and health science industry.
  5. Longstanding relationships with companies and organizations present you with many internship options and job opportunities.

 

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  • USciences Degree Changes Alumna's Career Path

    April 12, 2018

    Shruti Dani, RPh, MS'11 was looking for a graduate program that would put her in the direction she wanted to take her career. Her search led to University of the Sciences and a master's in pharmacy administration.

  • 2018 USciences Graduate Fellows Celebrated

    April 11, 2018

    Graduate students and their advisors celebrated the students' academic and research accomplishments at the annual graduate fellows reception on April 9, 2018.

  • Undergraduate Research Festival Celebrates Student Scholarship

    March 23, 2018

    The Undergraduate Research Festival sponsored by the Center for Undergraduate Research (CUR) celebrated the breadth of research projects being conducted by undergraduate students and their faculty mentors in a variety of labs and classrooms across campus. The three-day event formally began with ribbon cutting ceremonies by President Dr. Paul Katz.

  • Scholarship Award Makes a Difference Toward Student's Educational Pursuits

    March 21, 2018

    The Martin Buchalter Endowed Scholarship supports students who are studying pharmaceutical manufacturing or who have expressed an interest in pursuing a career in pharmaceutical manufacturing.

  • Alumnus Dr. Edward Foote Named PCP Dean

    February 26, 2018

    Edward Foote P'87, PharmD'91 is returning to his alma mater as dean of Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at University of the Sciences.

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Contact:

Kamal Jonnalagadda, PhD
Professor and Director, Pharmaceutics Graduate Program

Office Location:

PharmTox (PTC) Building, Room 245

Address:

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

Phone:

215-596-8942

Email:

s.jonnal@usciences.edu