Our BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences focuses on the design, development and rational use of medication for the prevention and treatment of disease, as well as the drug development and research process.
Students are educated for employment opportunities as pharmaceutical associate research scientists engaged in drug discovery and development. Many graduates enter pharmacy, nursing, public health, law, medical or dental schools, or continue their studies to obtain a MS or PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Admission is awarded on a competitive basis to qualified applicants. Selection is based on scholastic achievement, which is judged from the college record and grade point average. UB does not have a policy that limits or favors current UB students, transfer or out-of-state applicants. All applicants are considered equally. UB SPPS is committed to a nondiscriminatory admission policy and philosophy. In accordance with federal and state laws, no person, in whatever relationship with the University at Buffalo, shall be subject to discrimination on the basis of age, religion or creed, color, disability, national origin, race, ethnicity, sex, marital or veteran status.