PharmD/PhD Concurrent Degree Program
A traditional PharmD/PhD program typically requires students to spend about 9 years to complete both degrees. With the proposed concurrent dual-degree program, students will require about 7 years to complete both PharmD and PhD degrees. Thus, the students will realize about 2 years of time-saving with the accelerated dual-degree program.
The proposed accelerated dual-degree program is intended to attract outstanding students who are committed to earning professional degrees and entering academic careers that require competence in both teaching and research. Scholarships will be available to outstanding students.
The program offers two tracks*: