Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) for Working Professionals

The PharmD for Working Professionals is an innovative and accessible part-time option for practicing pharmacists to earn the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree while working. The program is intended for motivated and self-directed pharmacy professionals keen to achieve the Doctor of Pharmacy credential.

 

Upon completion of the program, graduates will be prepared with:

  • expanded knowledge and skills in pharmacotherapy, leadership, management, and interprofessional collaboration
  • applied learning experiences to advance their clinical expertise
  • critical thinking and problem-solving skills to enhance patient care

Online: offered in partnership with Memorial's Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL) - a leader in online learning

Flexible: program completion in three or four years with applied learning activities completed at the workplace

Convenient: only two short visits to campus required with flexibility where pharmacy practice experiences are completed

Cost Effective: tuition is competitive with other Canadian and U.S. programs

Program Overview

The Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) for Working Professionals requires the completion of 15 courses and will be delivered primarily online offering licensed practicing pharmacists the opportunity to complete their coursework while maintaining their employment. In addition to online coursework, the program includes two on-campus clinical skills courses and two six-week advanced pharmacy practice experiences (APPEs).  The program is available as a three-year option or four-year option:

Curriculum Map - Three-year option

Curriculum Map - Four-year option

Questions? First visit our FAQs page! 

Still have questions?  Elaine Healey, PharmD Program Coordinator

 

Contact

School of Pharmacy

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca