12 months
15864 USD/year
15864 USD/year
7840 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Students at the Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology MSc program offered at University of South Florida have the option of participating in a wide range of opportunities, including co-authoring a journal, article, or chapter in a high impact journal or even presenting at annual conferences.


The Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology MSc program offered at University of South Florida is designed to train students in the skills they will need to understand the burgeoning technological advances in science at the nanoscale and how new nanomaterials and processes can be applied to drug delivery, diagnosis, treatment monitoring, tissue regeneration, personalized medicine and more. This major aims to bridge the gap between nanotechnology and medicine, providing students with advanced knowledge, skills and practical experience within the principles, technology and applications within this exciting and innovative area.

Major Research Areas:

Nano, Nanotechnology, Nano Pharmacy, Nano Pharmaceutics, Nano Pharmaceutical

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nanotechnology
  • Micro-/Nanoscale Drug Delivery Systems
  • Nanomaterials, BioMEMS, and Nanodevices in Medicine
  • Scientific Writing and Communication
  • Ethics in Pharmaceutical Practice and Research
  • Medical Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in the biomedical, biological, chemical sciences or engineering
  • GRE, MCAT, PCAT, or DAT standardized test scores. May be waived if the overall undergraduate GPA is 3.80 or higher. 
  • Minimum of two (2) letters of recommendation (preferably from previous professors or employers within the field of science; – all must be fairly recent – within the last five years of coursework or employment).
  • A resume
  • Professional Statement
  • Interview (Optional, at program’s discretion)
  • A course-by-course evaluation from a foreign transcript evaluation
  • Final determination for admission will be made by Graduate Director based on GPA, GRE, MCAT, PCAT or DAT scores, letters of recommendations, resume and personal statement combined.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15864 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15864 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15864 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7840 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Tampa

1122 - 1951 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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