Doctor of Pharmacy


The Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Program

Patient care is at the center of pharmacy practice. As the medication expert on the health care team, you will have a versatile career with a great salary.

Why Pharmacy? Help Patients: Receive the best medication therapy possible. $120, 000: Average graduate starting salary. High Success Rates: 98% of students finish the program and pass their board exams.  Job Security 99% placement.  Diverse Career Options

The College of Pharmacy

We are the only college of pharmacy in Minnesota, and ranked second in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

Student Bloggers

See posts from students in all four years of the PharmD program on both campuses

Safety and Security on Campus

Every year, the University publishes "Safety and Security on Campus," a brochure that includes the most recent three years of reported crime statistics along with safety policies, procedures, and services. The report, part of the University’s compliance with the federal Clery Act, is available online in a downloadable, printable PDF document. To request the brochure in print or in another format, contact University Police at 612-624-2677.

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Why Diversity Matters in Pharmacy

Why Diversity Matters in Pharmacy

Career Options

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  • Clinical specialties like cardiology, critical care, oncology, pediatrics
  • Community practice
  • Drug information specialist
  • Hospital practice
  • Informatics
  • Long-term care
  • Managed care
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Professor
  • Public health service
  • Regulatory agencies
  • Research
  • Toxicology
  • Veterinary

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