University of Illinois at Chicago

College of Pharmacy

Medicinal Chemistry


1200 West Harrison Street

Chicago, IL 60607

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.- Medicinal Chemistry, M.S. - Medicinal Chemistry;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy offers a comprehensive and rigorous graduate program in medicinal chemistry leading to M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. Students are only admitted to the Ph.D. program. Medicinal Chemistry is focused on the discovery and development of biologically active agents with potential therapeutic application. The program offers concentrations in analytical and chemical toxicology, biomedicinal chemistry, computational medicinal chemistry, structural biology and synthetic medicinal chemistry.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Federal Application for Free Financial Aid (FAFSA).

Locale: Large City

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