Our comprehensive MS program in pharmaceutical sciences has internationally renowned faculty in the fields of drug development and delivery whose research and cutting edge knowledge has resulted in many novel drug delivery approaches and treatments. Their expertise provides students with a better understanding of how the chemical and physical properties of drugs and their dosage forms affect drug performance in a variety of disease systems.
The program should take two-to three-years to complete and a minimum of 30 graduate credits are required. Students may choose from one of the following focus concentration areas:
Applications open in July and are due February 15th. Decisions are emailed by May.
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Upload your unofficial GRE scores to your application and have them sent to UB electronically. UB's institution code is 2925 and our department code is 0613. UB SPPS does not have a minimum GRE requirement. However, competitive applicants typically present a score of at least 300. To compute the GRE, we sum the scores for Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning. Note: we will proceed with your application with your unofficial uploaded scores.
International applicants - see next step regarding TOEFL or IELTS scores.
International students apply online using the same method as other students, but must supply additional information.
*Requested documents must be uploaded as instructed and submitted electronically. Please do not send any mail, unless instructed to do so.
Test Scores: We only require unofficial test scores, which you may upload to your application.
Payment: Your application fee will be linked to your application after 48 hours.
Letters of Recommendation (LORs): Your requests for LORs will be sent automatically when you formally submit your UB application. When recommenders complete their letters, they will automatically be attached to your online application. If you need to resend LOR requests, you can do so on your application after you formally submit your application. If you need to change recommender information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and email address.
Decisions: You will receive a notification once a decision has been made on your application. You can expect to hear from us anytime through May.
If you need additional assistance, contact us:
Pharmaceutical Sciences Admissions
270 Pharmacy Building
Buffalo, NY 14214