St. John's University

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Medicinal Chemistry


8000 Utopia Parkway

Queens Village, NY 11439

United States


(718) 990-6297

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Pharmaceutical Sciences with a concentration in Medicinal Chemistry, Master of Science (M.S.) in Pharmaceutical Sciences with a concentration in Industrial Pharmacy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Through St. John’s graduate degree programs in Medicinal Chemistry, students gain the experimental and theoretical knowledge to design and develop chemical molecules that contribute to the production of agents for combating health disorders.

Students benefit from the outstanding reputation and resources of the College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions at St. John’s, one of the nation’s leading collegiate schools of its kind. Professors conduct research in such dynamic areas as drug discovery, organic synthesis and natural product chemistry.

The M.S. degree Industrial Pharmacy program features a thesis (30-credit) or non-thesis (36-credit) option. The Ph.D. program consists of a minimum of 60 credits beyond the bachelor’s degree (30 credits beyond the master’s degree) and completion of a dissertation.



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Applicants are strongly encouraged to complete the FAFSA forms. (Code: 02823)

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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