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PhD in Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

The WesternU College of Pharmacy is excited to announce the establishment of the PhD program in Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Sciences. The PhD program is slated to start classes in Fall 2024 and will grow our offerings in research-intensive graduate education. The College of Pharmacy also offers a separate Master of Science in Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Sciences program.

The PhD program is a research-intensive program designed for those interested in developing their careers as research scientists or a related profession. The program offers diverse areas of study and research including Pharmaceutics and Nanotechnology, Cardiovascular Physiology and Pharmacology, Neuropharmacology, Immunology and Immunotherapy, Computational Biology, Cancer Therapeutics, and Infectious Diseases Research.

Accreditation

Western University of Health Sciences is Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). The College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Pharmacy Education. The PhD program in Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Sciences is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission.

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