PharmD/MS and PharmD/MS in Pharmacometrics and Personalized Pharmacotherapy

We offer collaborative programs that involve advanced coursework and intense graduate level research training in the Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacometrics and Personalized Pharmacotherapy. Our dual MS programs typically take five years to complete.

Admission Requirements

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal Statement. Once you formally submit your application, your evaluators will automatically be notified to submit their letters of recommendations.
  • Research experience is desirable. Students should identify a faculty mentor in the Pharmaceutical Sciences prior to application.
  • For the PharmD/MS in Pharmacometrics and Personalized Pharmacotherapy: demonstrated proficiency in mathematics and computational sciences is required. Calculus 2 is recommended.
  • Note: Bachelor’s degree and GRE are waived for PharmD candidates.

How to Apply

Pharmaceutical Sciences applications open in July and are due February 15th. Late applications considered.

  • Apply to the PharmD/MS cohort for the term in which you will officially enter the MS program. Students can apply to enter the MS after their P1, P2 or P3 year.
    • Click here for the Graduate School Application Manager.
    • Under Program of Study, choose either "Pharmaceutical Sciences (PharmD Cohort) - MS" or "Pharmacometrics and Personalized Pharmacotherapy (PharmD Cohort) – MS." DO NOT choose the applications that don't include "Cohort."

Questions?

Contact Robert Bies, PharmD/PhD, Director of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, at robertbi@buffalo.edu or 716-645-7315.