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Doctor of Pharmacy Curriculum

Entering Class of 2005 – 2014

FIRST PROFESSIONAL YEAR

Fall Semester- Classes no longer offered

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5451 Clinical Biochemistry 4
PHA 5100 Dosage Forms I 3
PHA 5433 Fundamentals of Medicinal Chemistry 1
PHA 5560C Physiological Basis of Disease I 5
PHA 5727 Intro to Pharmacists, Pharmaceuticals and the Health Care System 3
PHA 5941C IPPE I 1
TOTAL 17

Spring Semester- Classes no longer offered

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5101 Dosage Forms II 2
PHA 5436 Structure and Function of Nucleotides: Basis for Therapy 2
PHA 5515 Basic Principles of Pharmacology 1
PHA 5561C Physiological Basis of Disease II 5
MCB 5252 Microbiological and Immunological Basis for Therapy 4
PHA 5781 Pharmacotherapy I 2
TOTAL 16

Summer Semester

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5942C IPPE II 1
TOTAL 1
Information on Summer and Fall Early Registration for Rising 2PDs

SECOND PROFESSIONAL YEAR

Fall Semester- Classes no longer offered

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5719 Introduction to Quantitative Methods in Pharmacy 3
PHA 5127 Basic Principles of Dose Optimization I 2
PHA 5437 Medicinal Chemistry I 3
PHA 5516 Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics I 4
PHA 5782 Pharmacotherapy II 5
PHA 5943C IPPE III 1
TOTAL 18

Spring Semester- Classes no longer offered

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5128 Basic Principles of Dose Optimization II 2
PHA 5438 Medicinal Chemistry II 3
PHA 5517 Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics II 4
PHA 5742C Professional Communications in Pharmacy Practice 2
PHA 5783 Pharmacotherapy III 5
TOTAL 16

Summer Semester

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5944C IPPE IV 1
TOTAL 1
 Information on Summer and Fall Early Registration for Rising 3PDs

THIRD PROFESSIONAL YEAR

Fall Semester

Course # Name Credits
PHA5104 Dosage Forms and Contemporary Pharmacy Practice

2

PHA5108L Pharmaceutical Skills Laboratory I

2

PHA5113 Personalized Medicine

2

PHA5226 Evidence-Based Pharmacy 4
PHA5784 Pharmacotherapy IV 3
PHA5239 Pharmaceutical Law & Ethics 3
*** Electives *
TOTAL 18

Spring Semester

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5000** APPE Rotations 8
PHA 5109L Pharmaceutical Skills Laboratory II 1
PHA 5267 Critical Appraisal of Pharmacoeconomic Studies 1
PHA 5787 Pharmacotherapy V 3
PHA 5352 Herbal Medicines 2
TOTAL 15

FOURTH PROFESSIONAL YEAR

 Summer Semester

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5000** APPE Rotations 12

Fall Semester

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5000** APPE Rotations 16

 Spring Semester

Course # Name Credits
PHA 5000** APPE Rotations 8
PHA 5788 Pharmacotherapy VI 2
2
*** Electives 4
TOTAL 16
GRAND TOTAL 146

* Courses and experiential components of the professional curriculum are revised periodically to meet pharmacy education standards. Current information on the curriculum can be obtained from the Office for Student Affairs in the College of Pharmacy.
** APPE Rotations course numbers at the 5000 level will be selected by students with direction and assistance from the Office of Experiential Programs.
*** 8 hours of pharmacy electives are required.

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