Aug 11, 2022  
Undergraduate Catalog 2022-2023 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2022-2023

Pharmaceutical Studies, B.S.


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The interdisciplinary Pharmaceutical Studies Program offers students a strong background in chemistry, biology, and business. This selection of courses has been optimized to best prepare students for a variety of fields in the area of pharmaceutical science including pharmacy school, graduate school, and employment in sales/marketing.

Students in the Pharmaceutical Studies Program will select one of two possible tracks: Sales or Pharmacy school.

The program does not require a minor due to number of hours and its interdisciplinary nature.

BELL Core Requirements: 53 Hours (minimum)


Tracks (choose one): 13 Hours


Pharmacy School (3 + 4 PharmD)


The interdisciplinary Pharmaceutical Studies Program offers students a strong background in chemistry, biology, and business. This selection of courses has been optimized to best prepare students for a variety of fields in the area of pharmaceutical science including pharmacy school, graduate school, and employment in sales/marketing.

Students in the Pharmaceutical Studies 3+4 Program will work through a rigorous curriculum that will complete all Major, BELL Core, and WELL Core requirements by the end of their third year of study. Students will be required to complete 16 credit hours during the first and second summers of undergraduate study.  Students will earn their BS in Pharmaceutical Studies after successfully completing the first 18 hours of the PharmD degree within the Belmont College of Pharmacy

The program does not require a minor due to number of hours and its interdisciplinary nature.
 

General Electives (3 + 4 PharmD): 18 Hours


18 Hours that will be completed with the fall semesters courses in the College of Pharmacy.  To ensure that all graduate school admission requirements have been met, check with all graduate schools’ minimum curriculum admission requirements to be sure that all course requirements have been met.  

 

  1. PHM 6120 Human Anatomy and Physiology for Pharmacy

  2. PHM 6110 Pharmacodynamics 1

  3. PHM 6115 Biochemistry for Pharmacy

  4. PHM 6135 The Dean’s Hour

  5. PHM 6100 Pharmaceutics 1

  6. PHM 6130 Pharmaceutical Care 1

Total Required for Program: 131 Hours

General Electives: 20 Hours (minimum)


To ensure that all graduate school admission requirements have been met, check with all graduate schools’ minimum curriculum admission requirements to be sure that all course requirements have been met.

Total Required for the Program: 128 Hours


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