The college offers multiple areas in pharmacy education for new or advancing students, working pharmacists, or other health sciences students seeking graduate training.
Doctor of Pharmacy
The Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) is provided in two programs; one for students seeking an entry-level Pharm.D. degree on the path to becoming licensed pharmacists, and the Working Professional Pharm.D. (WPPD) program that allows licensed pharmacists to gain clinical skills and academic requirements to advance from their bachelor’s in pharmacy.
The College of Pharmacy provides students an opportunity to pursue a doctoral degree in a broad range of research specialties including medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutics, pharmacology, clinical pharmaceutical sciences and pharmaceutical outcomes and policy.
Online graduate programs
Online graduate programs provide master’s education in a variety of pharmaceutical studies including: Forensic Science, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Clinical Toxicology, Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Medication Therapy Management and Clinical Pharmacy.
Joint degree programs
Through collaboration with other UF colleges, these programs offer specialized advanced education by combining pharmacy with other professions. Programs include, PharmD/MBA, PharmD/MPH, and PharmD/PhD.
The University of Florida College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Programs meet the requirements for relicensure in most states, and offer courses for continuous lifelong learning, and Certificate Programs in Pharmacy to help practicing pharmacists develop skills in drug therapy management.