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Pharmaceutical Sciences, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Bachelor's in Pharmaceutical Sciences has been designed to include both the coursework and hands-on laboratory experiences required to succeed in this dynamic field. The result is a degree that serves as a springboard to master’s or Ph.D.-level programs, medical school, or entry-level positions in the pharmaceutical and biomedical industries. 
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Overview

Whether you work in a lab or an office, if you want to be successful in this industry, it is critical that you have a thorough understanding of the scientific disciplines required for the discovery, development, and evaluation of new drugs.

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences master’s program in Pharmaceutical Sciences – offered on both the Albany and Vermont Campuses – provides precisely this type of education.

Learning outcomes

Through thesis and non-thesis options, we have created a curriculum with the flexibility to meet the needs of the aspiring research scientist as well as the working professional looking to advance their career in the biomedical or pharmaceutical industry.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  •  Principles of Communication Biochemistry 
  •  Molecular Biology 
  •  Physiology / Pathophysiology 
  •  Sociology/Psychology Selective 
  •  Humanities Elective

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    84

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Official high school transcript(s) from all secondary schools attended, including most recent grades.
  • Official transcripts from any colleges or universities attended.
  • Official reports of standardized test scores, either Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) or American College Testing Program Examination (ACT).
  • Official reports from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), if the applicant has studied for fewer than 4 years where English is the language of instruction. A minimum score of 84 on the TOEFL or a minimum of 6.5 on the IELTS must be achieved to be considered for admission.
  • One (1) letter of recommendation from a school official such as a counselor or a teacher is required. An additional recommendation from a science or math teacher or from an individual that knows the candidate well is preferred.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36120 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36120 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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