Professional Program Curriculum

First Year Professional
Fall Semester
Credits
Spring Semester
Credits
Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics I 4 Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics II
4
Pharmaceutics Lab I Pharmaceutics Lab II
1
Anatomy & Physiology
4
Medicinal Chemistry I
4
Anatomy & Physiology Lab
1
Biostats/Literature Evaluation
3
Pharmaceutical Care I
3
Pharmaceutical Care II
3
Physiological Chemistry
3
Intro to Pharmacy Practice 
Pharmaceutical Calculations I
2
   
Total:
18
Total:
17
Summer Session Credits    
Community IPPE (3 weeks - 120 hrs.) 1    
Total:
1
   
Second Year Professional
Fall Semester
Credits
Spring Semester
Credits
Pharmacokinetics
5
Health Care Admin. II
3
Medicinal Chemistry II
4
Pharmaceutical Care IV
3
Microbiology/Immunology
4
Drug and Disease Management I 3
Health Care Admin. I
2
Drug and Disease Management II
3
Pharmaceutical Care III
3
Drug and Disease Management III 4
       
Total:
18
Total:
16
Summer Session Credits    
Institutional IPPE (3 weeks - 120 hrs.)
1
   
Total:
1
   
Third Year Professional
Fall Semester
Credits
Spring Semester
Credits
Pharmaceutical Care V
3
Pharmacy Law & Ethics
2
Patient Assessment
1
Pharmacy Practice Lab
4
Patient Assessment Lab
1
DDM VII
4
DDM IV
3
DDM VIII
4
DDM V
3
Professional Elective 
2
DDM VI
4
Professional Elective 
Intro to Research Methods
1
   
Professional Elective 
2
   
Total:
18
Total:
18
Summer Session Credits    
Elective IPPE (3 weeks - 120 hrs.)
1
   
Total:
1
   

Fourth Year Professional

Three Semester Period
Credits

PHA 650

Seminar I

1

PHA 651

Seminar II

1

PHA 652

Seminar III

1

PHA 670

Community Pharmacy Practice Experience*

4

PHA 671

Institutional Pharmacy Practice Experience*

4

PHA 672

Community/Institutional Pharmacy Practice Experience*

4

PHA 683

Geriatrics**

4

PHA 685

Administration/Management**

4

PHA 690

General Internal Medicine 

4

PHA 691

Ambulatory Care 

4

PHA 693

Pediatrics**

4

PHA 694

Psychiatry**

4

PHA 695

Drug Information**

4

PHA 696

Special Interests**

4

PHA 699

Advanced Internal Medicine** 

4

 

Elective - Managed Care**

  Elective - Academia** 
  Elective - Research I** 
  Elective - Research II** 
  Elective - Nuclear Pharmacy** 
  Elective - Compounding** 

*Any (2) of the (3) Total 35.0 over 3 semesters (Summer, Fall, & Spring)

**Any (4)