Graduate Programs

Two Distinct Graduate Programs:

Mills Lab ResearchPharmaceutical Science is an interdisciplinary field that includes areas of study in chemical biology and medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutics, pharmacology, toxicology, pharmacotherapy, health outcomes and pharmacy practice. Students applying to the graduate program in pharmaceutical sciences will select a division-specific training track that most closely matches their interests. The University of Texas College of Pharmacy offers a Ph.D. program with specialization in each of these areas pharmaceutical sciences; and a M.S. degree program that is limited to the pharmacotherapy, health outcomes and pharmacy practice areas of research.

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Research Day snapshotGraduate training is housed within five different divisions. Students applying to pharmaceutical sciences select a division-specific training track that most closely matches their interests. Visit each of the division homepages to learn more about faculty research and to get details on the division specific graduate program objectives and curriculum.


Translational Science students with Dr. FreiThe Translational Science graduate program is designed to provide training in the area of translational research toward the goal of applying basic biomedical scientific discoveries into strategies that will improve healthcare delivery, patient outcomes, and community health.


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Application procedures for all the pharmaceutical sciences are described in detail within this site. In addition, information about eligibility and how we evaluate our applicants is available.

Please contact the Pharmacy Graduate Coordinator for further clarification or questions.