The MS and PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences (PSC) programs at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy offers students opportunities to be part of cutting-edge biomedical and pharmaceutical research while preparing them for careers in academia, government or industry.
Training is highly collaborative, and a wide range of research is conducted. Current research areas include medicinal chemistry, biochemistry, bioinorganic chemistry, cellular and molecular biology, computational chemistry, biophysics, microbiology, neuroscience, pharmacometrics, pharmacokinetics, drug formulation, drug transport and delivery, industrial pharmaceutical research, and translational and regulatory sciences. Research is interdisciplinary and students have access to state-of-the-art facilities that include centers in nanobiotechnology, mass spectrometry, computer aided drug design and translational medicine.
How to Apply
To apply, submit the online application and all required documents to the Graduate School along with the required nonrefundable application fee.
Please note the GRE is not required for the MS or PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences admission.
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Dates and Deadlines
Application deadline for fall entry to the MS in Pharmaceutical Sciences is March 1.
Application deadline for fall entry to the PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences is December 1.
Please plan accordingly to ensure receipt of all required documents by the deadline.