Masters Degree

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Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences – Concentration in Personalized Medicine

Master’s Program Details

  • 2 to 3-year average completion time
  • 30 credit hours
    • 4 credit hours of the Foundations in Precision Medicine courses
    • 8 credit hours of the Clinical Applications courses
    • 18 hours of courses in medication therapy management, applied statistics and ethics
  • Entirely online
  • Average Tuition: $12,750 plus fees

Fall 2019 Application Deadlines

  • Early – June 3, 2019
  • Final – July 29, 2019

*Additional elective courses will be added soon. View our current course list here.



Master’s Minimum Requirements

Master’s Degree Minimum Requirements: For All (Domestic and International) Applicants

  1. A baccalaureate degree in a science subject from a regionally accredited institution. If your bachelor’s degree is not in a natural science subject, please email Program Director Dr. Rhonda Cooper-DeHoff at
  2. An upper-division GPA of 3.0 or higher. To calculate what your upper-division GPA is, please use the Upper Division GPA Worksheet.
  3. The GRE, Graduate Record Examinations, is required. To be competitive, students should have scores as shown below (taking into account which version of the GRE exam you took).*An exemption for the GRE may be granted if you have earned a previous graduate or professional degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution. If you have a graduate or professional degree from an international institution, you must take and submit GRE scores. There is no exception.
Exam Section New GRE Scores (after Aug. 2011)
Verbal 153
Quantitative 144

*To compare the two exam score ranges on the old versus new scale, please see The GRE Guide to the Use of Scores

Once you’ve taken the exam, the scores take six weeks to get to the Admissions office. Please take this into account when you schedule your exam. Visit the GRE website to sign up to take the GRE.

Additional Master’s Degree Minimum Requirements: For International Applicants Only

The English language skill requirements for admission

TOEFL Exam Type Required Score
Paper-based 550
Computer-based 213
Internet 80