Taught course

Pharmaceutical Sciences

St John's University · College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Entry requirements

An overall 3.0 grade point average or better and above average grades in the sciences are required. Other requirements depend on the particular program chosen by the student.

Students are required to take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and provide two letters of recommendation. Applicants for the double master’s program must meet the entrance requirements for St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the College of Pharmacy.

Months of entry

January, August

Course content

The programs leading to the Master of Science degree are designed to equip individuals to contribute to advances in areas of pharmacy, allied health and the biosciences. The master’s programs develop skills in critical thinking so as to prepare graduates for positions in research, industry, education and medical settings. In addition, graduates learn to interpret and critically review basic and clinical research in order to foster lifelong learning.

Students studying for the Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences can specialize in:

  • Pharmacology
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Industrial Pharmacy
  • Pharmacotherapeutics and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Sue Ford
(718) 990-6220