PharmD/MS

We offer collaborative programs that involve advanced coursework and intense graduate level research training in the Pharmaceutical Sciences. 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.
  • 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.