MS in Integrative Pharmacology Requirements

If you were admitted to the program prior to Fall Semester 2018, please refer to the archived pages for applicable program information: MS in Integrative Pharmacology Admission Pre-Fall Semester 2018

Required courses (13-17 credits)

  • PHM 819 Principles of Drug-Tissue Interaction (2)
  • PHM 822 Academic & Research Integrity (1)
  • PHM 830 Experimental Design and Data Analysis (3)
  • PHM 832 Applied Integrative Pharmacology Laboratory (3)
  • PHM 850 Communications for Scientists (2)
  • PHM 895 Applied Project In Integrative Pharmacology (variable 3-6 credits)      or PHM 982 MS Capstone Literature Review (2)

Elective Science courses (5-12 credits; Required minimum 4 credits of PHM 800-level; 400-level course maximum 9 credits)

  • PHM 430 Human Pharmacology (3)
  • PHM 431 Pharmacology of Drug Addiction (3)
  • PHM 450 Introduction to Toxicology (3)
  • PHM 461 Tropical Medicine Pharmacology (2)
  • PHM 483 Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (3)
  • PHM 813 Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Toxicology (3)
  • PHM 817 Neurotoxicology (2)
  • PHM 828 Concepts in Carcinogenesis (2)
  • PHM 829 Neuropharmacology (2)
  • PHM 831 Endocrine/Reproduction Pharmacology and Toxicology (2)
  • PHM 833 Gastrointestinal and Liver Pharmacology and Toxicology (2)
  • PHM 834 Respiratory Pharmacology (2)
  • PHM 835 Biopharmaceuticals: Development to Manufacturing (3)
  • PHM 837 Autonomic Pharmacology (1)
  • PHM 840 Safety Pharmacology (2)
  • PHM 841 Cellular and Molecular Toxicology (3)
  • BLD 830* Concepts in Molecular Biology (2)
  • VM 812* Food Safety Toxicology (3)
  • HM 803* Epidemiology and Public Health (3)
  • HM 806* Environment Factors of Health (3)
  • HM 833* Intro to Pharmaceutical Counterfeiting and Public Health (3)

Professional Elective courses (6+ credits)

  • PHM 851 Intellectual Property & Patent Law (2)
  • PHM 854 Leadership & Team-Building for Scientists (2)
  • PHM 855 Business of Biomedical Research Organizations (2)
  • PHM 857 Intro to Project Management (2)
  • PHM 858 The Drug Development Process (3)
  • BLD 842 Managing Biomedical Laboratory Operations (2)

* Courses offered by Departments other than Pharmacology and Toxicology.