Doctor of Pharmacy

Ranked #2 Best Pharmacy School in the USThe PharmD Program

Ranked #2 among all pharmacy schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.  Learn from world experts and focus on pharmaceutical care!

On college, two campusesOne College, Two Campuses

The only college of pharmacy in the state, our PharmD program is conveniently offered on two campuses: Duluth and the Twin Cities.

Visit Us at Preview Day

We encourage anyone interested in a PharmD to attend - whether you are a high school student or plan to apply next year!

Register for Preview Days

  • Nov. 3rd from 1-4 pm Duluth Campus
  • Dec. 1st from 1-4 pm Twin Cities

Learn more about pharmacy careers and what the University of Minnesota has to offer!

Help Patients


Deliver the best medication therapy possible



Grads' average starting salary is $120,000

Job Security


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

Success Rates


98% finish the program & pass their board exams


Experiential Education Program

The practice component of the curriculum that enhances students' attitudes, skills and knowledge through experiential learning to prepare them to provide pharmaceutical care. Learn more about the Experiential Education Program

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Start receiving the Pre-Pharmacy Brief, an email newsletter for pre-pharmacy students to stay up-to-date about admissions information, resources and events.

Why Pharmacy?

As the medication expert on the health care team, you will have a versatile career and a great salary.

Why Minnesota?

Whether you want to live near Lake Superior in Duluth or amidst the fast-pace of the Twin Cities, you'll receive our curriculum simultaneously with your peers on the opposite campus and engage with expert practice faculty and researchers on both campuses. Read about our campuses