Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD.)
The Manchester College School of Pharmacy plans to enroll its first class in fall 2012.
The School of Pharmacy will offer a four-year doctoral program that leads to the awarding of the Doctor of Pharmacy degree (Pharm.D.). Located in Fort Wayne, it will be the only School of Pharmacy in northern Indiana and will enroll 265 students.
Pharmacy students will work side-by-side with pharmacists and other members of the health care team in medical care facilities and pharmacies in the community, learning firsthand about patient care in a variety of settings including adult medicine, ambulatory care, pediatrics, geriatrics, infectious diseases and psychiatric services.
Manchester College, has a rich tradition of successful graduates in the sciences, including a Nobel Laureate in chemistry, the inventor of Teflon®, the discoverer of acid rain in North America and the first female commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Learn more about Manchester College and the School of Pharmacy at www.manchester.edu.
Manchester College has applied for and is awaiting accreditation for this program.
Facts & Figures
Classification: Baccalaureate College—General
Locale: Distant Town
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999