We offer collaborative programs that involve advanced coursework and intense graduate level research training in the Pharmaceutical Sciences. The PharmD/PhD in pharmaceutical sciences typically takes seven years.

Admission Requirements

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0. Students should not have been on academic probation for any semester in the graduate or professional program.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Research experience is desirable. Students should identify a faculty mentor in the Pharmaceutical Sciences prior to application.
  • Note: Bachelor’s degree and GRE are NOT required for PharmD candidates. 

How to Apply

  • PhD applications must be submitted by Dec. 31 prior to fall admission. Late applications are not considered.
  • Apply here and sign in using your existing account information or create a new account to start a new application. Under Program of Study, choose the applications that include "Cohort":
    • Pharmaceutical Sciences (PharmD Cohort) PhD
  • Current PharmD: apply to the PharmD/PhD program during your first, second or third year. Or, apply to the PharmD/PhD during your fourth year.
  • Current PharmD/MS: apply to the PharmD/PhD program during your third year.
  • Choose the applications that include "Cohort."
  • Once you formally submit your application, your evaluators will automatically be notified to submit their letters of recommendations.


Review our Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Youngjae You, PhD, Director of Graduate Studies and Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, at