Earn Your B.S. In Pharmaceutical Sciences To Pursue Different Pathways

Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences

The Duquesne University School of Pharmacy offers a Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences independent of the Doctor of Pharmacy degree to students interested in pharmaceutical research. The B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences is open to first-year students or easily allows for transfer from the Pharm.D. program during the junior year.

Open the Door to Many Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities for graduates of the B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences program include jobs in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry, chemical industry, nutritional supplement manufacturing, regulatory authorities, health outcomes research organizations, technical consulting firms, technical writing and more.

A Stepping Stone to Higher Education

The Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences program also provides excellent undergraduate experience to students hoping to pursue graduate studies in pharmaceutical sciences, biology or chemistry or for numerous professional schools including medicine, dentistry, law and a variety of health sciences programs.

Students in the Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences program choose a concentration from four different disciplines:

  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmacy Administration

The Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences can be completed in four years with 129 credits. For a detailed layout of the program, please visit the University Catalogs.

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