Pharmaceutical Affairs

Nova Southeastern University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
34443 USD/year
34443 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. in Pharmaceutical Affairs is a one-year graduate program designed by Nova Southeastern University for persons interested in the acquisition of knowledge and skills associated with pharmaceutical agents.


The degree at Nova Southeastern University prepares students for positions in academia, managerial, or sales positions in the pharmaceutical industry, contract research organizations, managed care organizations, health care systems, and government agencies.  Graduates will be able to critically analyze issues related to the production and use of pharmaceuticals and act as leaders in the field.

The M.S. in Pharmaceutical Affairs also provides additional preparation for students interested in pursuing a Pharm.D. or Ph.D. degree. 

Key facts:

  • Mission: To educate and develop practitioners and researchers who, through their leadership and entrepreneurism, will transform the profession of pharmacy to improve global health.
  • Vision: To be recognized as an innovative and entrepreneurial college of pharmacy providing opportunities that encourage innovation in education, practice, and research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pharmaceutical Marketing
  • Essentials of Professional Practice
  • Knowledge Skills for the Health Care Environment
  • Biochemical Basis of Drug Therapy
  • Fundamentals of Pharmacodynamics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




38 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5 (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prior to matriculation, applicants must have received a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university. A baccalaureate degree in any field of study is acceptable, as long as all prerequisites are met.
  • Applicants are recommended to have an overall cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher (2.5 overall GPA is preferred).  
  • Applicants are required to submit official scores from the PCAT or GRE
  • Two letters of reference
  • Proof of English proficiency, if applicable, is required of applicants.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34443 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34443 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    34443 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34443 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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