M.Sc. On Campus

Pharmacy Administration

Duquesne University

12 months
1845 USD/credit 55350 USD/year
1845 USD/credit 55350 USD/year
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Pharmaceutical Administration within the Division of Clinical, Social, and Administrative Sciences offers thesis-track and non-thesis-track M.S. degree programs in Pharmacy Administration at Duquesne University.


The thesis track of the Pharmacy Administration program at Duquesne University is recommended for students with an intention of entering a Ph.D. program or seeking a research-oriented career. A highly qualified, full-time faculty teaches a variety of courses such as, marketing/customer service, health economics, research methods, health care financial management, and medication errors. Students may take approved courses in business, health management systems, and education and in the College of Liberal Arts to fulfill degree requirements.

Masters of Science Degree Programs

M.S. programs require a minimum of 30 post baccalaureate semester hours; 24 credits of course work, including 2 credits of seminar, and 6 credits of thesis research. In conjunction with the Graduate School of Business Administration, the department offers an M.B.A./M.S. in Industrial Pharmacy, an 85 credit, non thesis program, requiring concurrent graduate-level enrollment in both the Graduate School of Business Administration and the Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Fifty-seven credits in core business administration course work and 28 credits of course work in the pharmaceutical sciences are required.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The M.S. in Pharmacy Administration, thesis option requires 27 credits of course work, including 2 credits of seminar and 9 credits of thesis research; non-thesis option 33 credits of course work, including 2 credits of seminar. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have earned a baccalaureate degree in chemistry, biology, pharmacy, allied health sciences, or social/behavioral or business sciences, depending on the proposed field of study. Students are admitted for the fall or spring semester of the academic year. 
  • Applications must be received in sufficient time to permit processing and evaluation before enrollment for the preferred semester.
  • All applicants whose native language or primary language of instruction is not English are required to submit their TOEFL or IELTS scores to the Graduate School Office. International students who are applying for a teaching assistantship will be required to take the TSE during the mandated Science Orientation at the time of admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    55350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1845 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    55350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1845 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 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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