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.
UPDATE: Due to recent weather events, the application deadline date has been extended to February 8, 2020 for Fall 2020 admissions. For information on how to apply, visit Admission Requirements.
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
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:
Questions? First visit our FAQs page!
Contact: Christa McGrath, Program Coordinator (Tel: 709-864-8421)