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Pharmacology and Toxicology, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months


  • It introduces you to a fascinating world where scientific theory and biomedical research practices converge. You’ll gain valuable experience in laboratory techniques, research conduct, and analysis while mastering pharmacology and toxicology’s theoretical approaches. And you’ll learn practical lessons from leading professionals and scientific experts active in the field.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Writing and Rhetoric I, II 
  • General Biology I, II
  • General Chemistry I, II
  • General Chemistry Lab I, II
  • Precalculus, Calculus 
  • Pharmacology/Toxicology Orientation I
  • Physical Education I, II
  • Social Sciences Discipline Requirement
  • Human Structure and Function I, II or Anatomy and Physiology I, II
  • Human Structure and Function Lab I, II or Physiology Lab I, II
  • Introduction to Communication
  • Introductory Physics I, II
  • Pharmacology/Toxicology Orientation II
  • Organic Chemistry I, II
  • Organic Chemistry Lab I, II
  • Multidisciplinary Inquiry Requirement 
  • Social Science Discipline Requirement
  • Biochemistry
  • Basics of Microbiology or Microbiology or Principles and Applications of Immunology
  • Techniques in Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics I
  • Pharmaceutics Laboratory
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology Seminar I
  • Biomethods in Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Scientific Writing
  • Humanities Discipline Requirement
  • Multidisciplinary Inquiry Requirement 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Apply using either our USciences application or the Common Application 
  • Submit your official high school transcripts from all high schools you have attended. A list of senior year coursework must be present
  • Send us your SAT or ACT scores. Or both. We super-score, so we will use the exam you perform best on. 
  • Submit an essay at least 250 words, on a topic of your choice, or a previously graded paper. 
  • Submit a letter of recommendation. Up to two additional letters may be submitted. You can use our recommendation form.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25000 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    25000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25000 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Philadelphia

  • 1313 - 2290 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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