M.Sc. On Campus

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Rowan University

12 months
715 USD/credit 21450 USD/year
715 USD/credit 21450 USD/year
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Our Master of Science (M.S.) in Pharmaceutical Sciences at Rowan University prepares you for a career in the highly interdisciplinary field of pharmaceutical sciences. 


The field of pharmaceutical science involves the integration of concepts from organic chemistry, biochemistry, physiology, pharmacology, and molecular biology for the design, and synthesis of drugs as well as for understanding the mechanism of drug action. 

As a practitioner in this field, you may work on the discovery and development of novel drugs, creating efficient use of existing drugs, and lowering the cost of therapy employing less expensive protocols for manufacturing drugs.

Career Outlook 

  • A masters in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Rowan University will prepare you for further advanced graduate (Ph.D.) or professional (M.D./Pharm.D.) programs or scientific careers in the chemical, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. 
  • The program also provides highly specialized training and improves effective communication skills to make you more competitive in the job market when compared to the graduates of other less focused programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Pharmaceutical Chemistry 
  • Advanced Organic Synthesis 
  • Advanced Biochemistry Lecture 
  • Pharmaceutical Techniques
  • Ms Thesis Research 
  • Advanced Seminar

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application Form
  • Completed foundation courses
  • $65 (U.S.) non-refundable application fee
  • Bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) in Chemistry, Biochemistry Biology, or a related field from an accredited institution of higher learning
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)
  • Current professional resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Typewritten statement of professional objectives
  • Recommended minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.8 (on a 4.0 scale)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Glassboro

1014 - 2496 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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