• Pharmacy graduates at their commencement ceremony

    Ranked #2 Nationally

    For more than 125 years, the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy has been at the forefront of preparing pharmacists to be leaders in health care and society, and is consistently recognized as one of the best pharmacy schools.

    PharmD Program

Graduates of the college's four-year Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program enter the profession as well-qualified, highly sought-after pharmacists. We also train scientists in our M.S. and PhD graduate programs.

99%
of grads have a job or
residency within 6 months

#2
Best Pharmacy School
U.S. News & World Report

98%
finish the program &
pass their board exams

Joel Farley, PhD, has been named the Peters Endowed Chair in Pharmacy Practice Innovation, effective July 1, 2019.

He will provide leadership and oversight of the college’s strategic initiatives based on our strategic plan, and collaboratively foster innovation in all mission areas based on college priorities.

He will lead the Office of Student Services, the Division of Professional and External Relations, and continuing education.

New Way to Administer Spasticity-Preventing Drug Reaches Clinical Trials

For people who have medical issues like cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, and brain and spinal cord injuries, spasticity and involuntary muscle contractions are common.

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