Pharmaceutical scientists are instrumental in discovering and developing innovative drugs and treatment regimens that save thousands of lives and improve countless others, with a wide variety of career opportunities available.
The mission of the Pharmaceutical Sciences BS program is to educate accepted undergraduate junior and seniors by advancing student knowledge and skills in the pharmaceutical sciences.
Graduates will have an understanding of, and be able to apply:
Graduates of the program will have skills in analytical, quantitative and conceptual thinking and problem solving that will prepare them for employment in the pharmaceutical sciences or related professions, or for continuing graduate or professional education in the biomedical, health sciences or related disciplines.
Upon successful completion of all requirements, you will have knowledge and skills to:
Pharmaceutical scientists can pursue a variety of career opportunities. They are employed by pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, they work as researchers, scientists and professors at universities, for agencies like the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and at national laboratories such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH).