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Become a Student of the Mylan School of Pharmacy

Strategic problem-solving, personal mentorship, and the skills needed to succeed as a leader in your profession - our legacy of academic and research excellence has been attracting talented students from around the country to the Mylan School of Pharmacy for more than 85 years.

As a student in our supportive educational community, you'll join an exciting, diverse culture of learning that will uniquely prepare you for a wide range of rewarding careers in the profession of pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences, and other related fields. As a graduate of the Mylan School of Pharmacy, you'll be ready to make a positive difference in the lives of others.

Our students enjoy a safe, welcoming, and easy-to navigate campus located in the heart of Pittsburgh, one of the nation's leading medical and research hubs. Through our interactive teaching programs, state-of-the-art research laboratories and internationally acclaimed faculty, you'll be challenged to grow intellectually as you gain the knowledge and skills to advance confidently in your professional path.

Our world-class academic programs offer multiple pathways to your career.

  • Doctor of Pharmacy Program
  • Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Pharmacy Weekend Program
  • Health Care Supply Chain Management Program
  • Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)
Pathway to Professionalism

Today’s pharmacists are vital members of the health care team and key contributors to improving the health outcomes of patients and their communities. Pharmacists are among the most trusted of health professionals — and the Mylan School of Pharmacy is one of the most respected schools of pharmacy in the country.

We offer a Doctor of Pharmacy program that combines rigorous academics with challenging clinical experience, preparing you for career opportunities in a broad range of professional settings, including community practice, hospitals, pharmaceutical research, academia, government, and professional and trade organizations.  

Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Pharmacy Weekend Program (Pharm.D.)
Pathway to Discovery

Recognized for our innovative approaches to the needs of today’s students, the Mylan School of Pharmacy developed the country’s first Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Pharmacy Degree Weekend Program. This unique format combines on-site weekend courses and educational technologies enabling you to earn a Doctor of Pharmacy degree in four years.

Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pathway to Leadership

Duquesne University’s Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences is one of the most highly regarded schools of pharmaceutical science in the nation. Dedicated to world-class education and research, our mission is to educate and mentor students who advance the profession of pharmacy and pharmaceutical research to improve the health outcomes of patients and their communities. A Duquesne pharmaceutical scientist is expected to be innovative, collaborative, and instrumental in advancing pharmaceutical research.

We offer rigorous academic programs and a positive, supportive educational community where students receive personalized attention and professional mentorship from our internationally acclaimed faculty.

Fellowship and Residency Programs
Pathway to Outreach

The Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy continually developed and enhanced its fellowship and residency programs over the years. With structure and creativity, the programs have developed into distinctive fellowship and residency opportunities that parallel AACP standards used to accredit other residency programs.