M.S. and Ph.D. Degrees

Pharmaceutical Sciences graduate students at AAPS 2019 conference

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the UConn School of Pharmacy offers graduate programs to prepare students for bright futures in academia, the pharmaceutical industry, and regulatory agencies careers. MS and Ph.D. degrees are available in Pharmaceutics, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacology and Toxicology. Details on specific areas of research emphasis can be found on our faculty research page. Scientists from major pharmaceutical companies in the region provide support to our graduate programs through collaborative research engagement and teaching in our graduate courses. We also work closely with UConn Technology Commercialization Services, a group that specializes in transforming UConn team inventions into products, services, and companies that help society. Please email pharmacy@uconn.edu to be connected to a faculty member in your area of interest or fill out our inquiry form.

M.S. and Ph.D. Application Details

Once you are ready to apply all graduate level students must complete and submit an application to the University of Connecticut Graduate School, not directly to the School of Pharmacy or the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

More detail on the Masters and Ph.D. application process along with commonly asked questions.