University of Michigan

College of Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical Sciences


University of Michigan

426 Thompson St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our program offers graduate students an opportunity to do research in a broad range of sub-specialties, all leading to a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences. Examples of sub-specialties include: Pharmacogenomics of membrane transporters; Chemical and physical properties of drugs and dosage forms; Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of drugs; Molecular mechanisms of how drugs cross membranes and barriers; Targeted and controlled release of drugs and gene delivery systems; Methods of monitoring and controlling levels of drugs in the body, ranging from computational simulations to biosensor development; Quantitative analysis and modeling of drug properties and transport phenomena.


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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