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Major: Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration


Pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences, and administration programs prepare students for the independent or employed practice of preparing and dispensing drugs and medications in consultation with prescribing physicians and other health care professionals, and for managing pharmacy practices and counseling patients.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Clinical and Industrial Drug Development (MS, PhD)
  • Clinical, Hospital, & Managed Care Pharmacy (MS, PhD)
  • Industrial & Physical Pharmacy & Cosmetic Sciences (MS, PhD)
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD)
  • Natural Products Chemistry & Pharmacognosy (MS, PhD)
  • Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmaceutics and Drug Design (MS, PhD)
  • Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics
  • Pharmacy (PharmD [USA] PharmD, BS/BPharm [Canada])
  • Pharmacy Administration & Pharmacy Policy & Regulatory Affairs (MS, PhD)
  • Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other


Careers You Qualify For With This Major


Schools That Offer This Major

St. Cloud State University St. Cloud


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College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

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