PharmD/MSCR Curriculum

Graduate YearProfessional Year 1 Professional Year 2 Professional Year 3 Professional Year 4

 

First Graduate Year

PharmD/MSCR Curriculum Summer I Semester

Course Number

Course Title

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 505

Principles of Clinical Research

1.5

 

CLNR 515

New Product Development

1.5

 

Total Hours

 

3

 

Fall Semester*

Fall I Courses

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 525

Medical Ethics

2

 

CLNR 559

Managing & Monitoring Clinical Trials

3

CLNR 505 & 515

Total Hours

 

5

 

Fall II Courses

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 517

Biostatistical Inference

2

Statistics

CLNR 552

Scientific Communication

2

 

Total Hours

 

4

 

Spring Semester*

PharmD/MSCR Curriculum: Spring I Courses

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 518

Intro to Biostatistical Modeling

2

CLNR 517

CLNR 520

Advanced Data Management

2

CLNR 505 & 515

Total Hours

 

4

 

Spring II Courses

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 530

Regulatory Affairs

3

 

CLNR 566

Advanced Study Design & Analysis

3

CLNR 518

Total Hours

 

6

 

Summer II Semester

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 561

Healthcare Economics

2

 

CLNR 568

Project Management

2

CLNR 559

Total Hours

 

4

 

First Professional Year

Fall Semester*

Fall Semester- Block 2 

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 606

Clinical Research Seminar

2

 

CLNR 690

Research Project I

1

 

PHRD 510

Pharmacy Seminar 

0

 

PHRD 511

Biomedical Foundation

4

 

PHRD 512

U.S. Health Care

1.5

 

PHRD 513

Pharmacy Practice Skills 

0.5

 

PHRD 514

Personal/Professional Development

0.5

 

PHRD 515

Pharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics, & Calculations

1.5

 

PHRD 516

Drug Information 

1

 

Total Hours

 

12

 

Fall Semester- Block 2 

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 691

Research Project II

2

CLNR 690

PHRD 510

Pharmacy Seminar I (continued)

0

 

PHRD 521

Pharmaceutical Sciences Foundation

3

 

PHRD 522

Nonprescription Therapeutics 

3

 

PHRD 523

Pharmacy Practice Skills II

0.5

 

PHRD 524

Personal/Professional Development II

0.5

 

PHRD 525

Pharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics, & Calculations II

2

 

PHRD 526

Drug Information II

1

 

Total Hours

 

12

 

Spring Semester*

Spring Semester- Block 3 

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 694

Research Project III

2

 

PHRD 530

Pharmacy Seminar II

0

 

PHRD 531

Integrated Pharmacotherapy I: Infection and Immunity

5.5

 

PHRD 532

Medical Literature and Evaluation I

1

 

PHRD 533

Pharmacy Practice Skills III

0.5

 

PHRD 534

Personal/Professional Development III

0.5

 
PHRD 535 Pharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics, & Calculations III

2

 

Total Hours

 

11.5

 

Spring Semester- Block 4 

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

CLNR 695

Research Project IV

2

 

PHRD 530

Pharmacy Seminar II (continued)

0

 

PHRD 541

Integrated Pharmacotherapy II: Endocrine 

5

 

PHRD 542

Medical Literature and Evaluation II

1

 

PHRD 543

Pharmacy Practice Skills IV

0.5

 

PHRD 544

Personal/Professional Development IV

0.5

 

PHRD 545

Pharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics, & Calculations IV

3

 

Total Hours

 

12

 

Summer Semester (One Month)

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

PHRD 705

Community : IPPE

1

 

Total Hours

 

1

 

Second Professional Year

Fall Semester- Block 5

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

PHRD 610

Pharmacy Seminar III

0

 

PHRD 611

Integrated Pharmacotherapy III: Cardiovascular I

5

 

PHRD 613 

Pharmacy Practice Skills V

0.5

 

PHRD 614

Personal/Professional Development V

0.5

 

PHRD 615

Public Health and Wellness 

1.5

 

PHRD 65X

Elective

1

 

Total Hours

 

8.5

 

Fall Semester- Block 6 

Course Number

Course Title

Hours

Prerequisites 

PHRD 610

Pharmacy Seminar III (continued) 

0

 

PHRD 621

Integrated Pharmacotherapy IV: Cardiovascular II/ Renal   

5

 

PHRD 623

Pharmacy Practice Skills V

0.5

 

PHRD 624

Personal/Professional Development VI

0.5

 

PHRD 625

Public Health and Wellness 

1.5

 

PHRD 65X

Elective

1

 

Total Hours

 

8.5

 

Spring Semester- Block 7 

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

PHRD 630

Pharmacy Seminar IV

0

 

PHRD 631

Integrated Pharmacotherapy V: Gastrointestinal 

5

 

PHRD 633

Pharmacy Practice Skills 

0.5

 

PHRD 634

Personal/Professional Development VII

0.5

 

PHRD 635

Law and Ethics I

 

PHRD 65X

Elective 

 

Total Hours

 

9

 

Spring Semester- Block 8

Course Number 

Course Title 

Hours

Prerequisites

PHRD 630

Pharmacy Seminar IV (continued) 

0

 
PHRD 641 Integrated Pharmacotherapy VI: Neurology/Psychiatry 4  

PHRD 643

Pharmacy Practice Skills VIII

0.5

 

PHRD 644

Personal/Professional Development VIII

0.5

 

PHRD 645

Law and Ethics II

2

 

PHRD 65X

Elective 

1

 

Total Hours 

 

8

 

Summer Semester (One Month)

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

PHRD 707

Hospital: IPPE

1

 

Total Hours

 

1

 

Third Professional Year

Fall Semester- Block 9 

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

PHRD 710

Pharmacy Seminar V 

0

 

PHRD 711

Integrated Pharmacotherapy VII: Musculoskeletal

4.5

 

PHRD 713

Pharmacy Practice Skills 

0.5

 

PHRD 714

Personal/Professional Development IX

0.5

 

PHRD 715

Operations I 

2

 

PHRD 75X 

Elective 

1

 

Total Hours

 

8.5

 

Fall Semester- Block 10

Course Number 

Course Title 

Hours 

Prerequisites 

PHRD 710

Pharmacy Seminar V (continued)

0

 

PHRD 721

Integrated Pharmacotherapy VIII: Pulmonary, Otic, Ophthalmic

5

 

PHRD 723

Pharmacy Practice Skills X

0.5

 

PHRD 724

Personal/Professional Development X

0.5

 

PHRD 725

Operations II

1

 

PHRD 75X

Elective

1

 

Total Hours 

 

8

 

Spring Semester- Block 11

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

PHRD 730

Pharmacy Seminar VI

0

 

PHRD 731

Integrated Pharmacotherapy IX: Dermatology & Nutrition 

2

 

PHRD 733

Pharmacy Practice Skills XI

0.5

 

PHRD 734

Personal/Professional Development XI

0.5

 

PHRD 735

Operations III

1

 

PHRD 736

Integrated Pharmacotherapy X: Hematology/Oncology 

5

 

PHRD 75X

Elective 

1

 

Total Hours

 

10

 

Spring Semester- Block 12

Course Number 

Course Title

Hours 

Prerequisites

PHRD 730 Pharmacy Seminar IV (continued) 0  
PHRD 741 Integrated Pharmacotherapy XI: Special Populations  5  
PHRD 743 Pharmacy Practice Skills XII 0.5  
PHRD 744 Personal/Professional Development XII 0.5  
PHRD 745 Integrated Pharmacotherapy XII: Clinical Updates 1  
PHRD 75X Elective  1  
Total Hours    8  

Fourth Professional Year

Summer, Fall, & Spring Semester

Course Number

Course TItle

Hours

Prerequisites

PHRD 8XX

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences
(9-one month rotations)

36

 

*Pharmacy courses are seated and taught for 7 weeks