College Of Pharmacy Celebrates 10 Years On Duluth Campus
The College of Pharmacy, Duluth was founded in response to a profound shortage of pharmacists in the state.
Study Aims to Help Local Truck Drivers Meet Their Blood Pressure Goals
For truck drivers, achieving and maintaining a healthy blood pressure is essential for maintaining their commercial driver’s license.
October is American Pharmacists Month
More than 300,000 pharmacists in the U.S. improve patient care, expand healthcare access and foster medication knowledge.
Creating Advanced Pharmacy Practitioners
This fall the college launched its new curriculum designed to prepare generalist pharmacy practitioners to work on today’s health care team.
Gamechanger: Michelle Johnson-Jennings
As a Choctaw tribal member, College of Pharmacy, Duluth Faculty member Johnson-Jennings has devoted her career to giving back to the American Indian community by working fervently to bridge health disparity gaps.
One College, Two Campuses
The College of Pharmacy, Duluth offers education, research and service with an emphasis on rural health care issues and the provision of pharmaceutical care in rural and tribal communities and is committed to providing these services to the communities of Greater Minnesota.
Our college is the only pharmacy school in Minnesota offering Pharm.D., Ph.D. and M.S. programs on both the Twin Cities and Duluth campuses. Faculty and staff are shared between campuses, which also share curriculum.
The College of Pharmacy consistently ranks among the top three pharmacy schools in the nation and houses some of the nation's top researchers and educates some of the brightest students in the nation.
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) Program
The Pharm.D. degree program educates students to become pharmacists who are generalist pharmacy practitioners and prepared to identify, resolve and prevent drug related problems. Pharmacy students learn to provide patient care to achieve positive drug therapy outcomes that improve the quality of patients’ lives.
One unique aspect of the two campus program is that students create one cohesive class. With 60 students per class, our students in Duluth form very tight connections with their classmates, faculty and staff that last throughout a career.
The Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences
The College of Pharmacy, Duluth is home to the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences whose mission is to provide outstanding education, excellence in research, and service to the public and other health professions.
The department emphasizes rural health care issues and the provision of pharmaceutical care in rural and tribal communities and is committed to providing these services to the communities of Greater Minnesota.