University of Southern California

USC School of Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical Sciences


University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90007

United States


(213) 740-2311

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences provides instruction and research training in diverse aspects of drugs including design, delivery, disposition, and mechanism of action. These subjects are examined at the molecular, cellular, and clinical levels through an interdisciplinary curriculum that is carefully individualized to the needs of the student. The program emphasizes basic as well as applied research in drug delivery and targeting, utilizing medicinal chemistry, computational chemistry, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, molecular pharmacology, immunology and cell biology.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

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