About the Pharm.D. Program
St. Louis College of Pharmacy at University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis provides a challenging learning environment where you can explore career options, develop practical expertise and become a leader in the profession and your communities.
Students may pursue a Pharm.D. through several pathways beginning as undergraduate students or entering the program at the first-professional (P1) year.
6-Year Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)
Students who do not wish to pursue a bachelor's degree may complete pre-pharmacy coursework prior to entering the Pharm.D. program.
7-Year Integrated Bachelor of Science and Pharm.D.
Students who wish to pursue a bachelor's degree at the University may integrate their Bachelor of Science and Pharm.D. The first professional year fulfills senior-level requirements, saving students a full year of study.
Professional Program Entry
Students who complete their prerequisite coursework at another college or university may apply entry to the four-year Pharm.D. program.
The Pharm.D. curriculum prepares students to provide interprofessional, evidence-based, patient centered care in any practice setting, achieving positive health outcomes for patients.