• 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.

97%
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

Ron Siegel, ScD, has been named interim head of the Pharmaceutics Department, effective Feb. 17, 2020.

Philip Portoghese, PhD, has been selected to receive the 2020 Research for Achievement Award in Pharmaceutical Sciences. The award recognizes and encourages outstanding meritorious achievement in any of the pharmaceutical sciences.

James Cloyd III, PharmD, has been selected to receive the 2020 Tyler Prize for Stimulation of Research. The award recognizes an individual for encouraging research by peers, students, fellows, residents and others via publications or by directing research, serving as a preceptor, or mentoring in any discipline of the pharmaceutical sciences.

University of Minnesota Twin Cities and Windgap Medical receive $3.2 million NIH grant to develop cyanide antidote autoinjector

The University of Minnesota Twin Cities and Windgap Medical have received a $3.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop a new device to quickly administer a recently

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