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Pharmaceutical Science

Rutgers University

M.Sc.
24 months
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26360 USD/year
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About

The post-genomic and Big Data era in pharmaceutical science is one of rapid and exciting change. Research avenues for pharmaceutical scientists are wide open, driven by the completion of the Human Genome Project, Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) technology and Big-Data computational capability. The Pharmaceutical Science program is offered at Rutgers University.

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Overview

At the forefront of this new era of molecular and cellular pharmaceutics is the graduate program in pharmaceutical science at Rutgers’ Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, ranked among the top programs in this field in the 2010 National Research Council (NRC) ratings.

Here students find a research environment in which competitive, funded, and cutting-edge work is conducted with a multidisciplinary faculty of respected scientists. Students learn the skills and knowledge demanded by the modern needs of our field, mastering the ability to both:

  • advance current knowledge in traditional pharmaceutical science and
  • integrate the great strides being made in genomics, molecular/cellular biology, and Big Data capability into a new understanding of pharmaceutical science.

Scientists graduating from our Pharmaceutical Science program from Rutgers University enjoy a competitive advantage in pursuing successful careers in academia, regulatory agencies, and the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

Learning Goals 

  • Attain mastery of the essential aspects of practice and research in the field of pharmaceutical sciences
  • Engage in and conduct original research (for Master’s degree with thesis)
  • Prepare to be professionals in pharmaceutical sciences

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Pharmaceutics
  • Advanced Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamcis
  • Molecular and Cellular Pharmaceutics
  • Dermaceutics
  • Design of Experiments
  • Ethical Scientific Conduct
  • Independent Research Proposal
  • Seminar in Pharmaceutical Science
  • Research in Pharmaceutical Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement, official transcripts, resume, and three letters of recommendation.
  • GRE General, TOEFL/IELTS for International Applicants

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13180 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    26360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13180 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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