PharmD/MSCR Curriculum

Graduate YearProfessional Year 1Professional Year 2Professional Year 3Professional 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 2  
PHRD 65X Elective 1  
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