MS in Pharmaceutical with Specialization in Industrial Pharmacy

Long Island University, Brooklyn-International Study Centre, United States

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Next enrollment cycle

September 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 27,108

Course Accredited By

MSCHE

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • up to 11% scholarship
The mission of the Master of Science in Pharmaceutics with specialization in Industrial Pharmacy at Long Island University is to prepare students for entry into the pharmaceutical industry or for advanced study in Ph.D. programs in pharmaceutical sciences and related fields.

ALIGNMENT OF GOALS AND MISSION

The mission of the Master of Science in Pharmaceutics with specialization in Industrial Pharmacy is to uniquely prepare students for entry into the pharmaceutical industry or for advanced study in Ph.D. programs in pharmaceutical sciences and related fields. The goals of the curriculum reflect the knowledge, attitudes and skills required for entry-level positions in the field or for admission into a Ph.D. program. Beginning with the acquisition of new knowledge (Goal 1), students will be expected to integrate that knowledge and it apply it to data analysis/interpretation, drug molecule characterization, and dosage form manufacturing and evaluation (Goal 2). The curriculum is also designed to promote a student’s oral and written communication skills (Goal 3) and ability to work as part of a team (Goal 4). 

Graduates of the program will be highly sought after by the global pharmaceutical industry to support research, development and manufacturing operations. Program alumni are positioned to assume leadership positions within the pharmaceutical industry as well as within academia, thus further elevating the stature of the Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, the College of Pharmacy and of Long Island University as a whole.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2022

Entry requirements
Graduate
Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 79 or 85 (varies by program)
  • IELTS 6.0 (School of Pharmacy)
  • Pearson (PTE) 58
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English 90 (Post) 100 - 105(Brooklyn)
  • GPA: 2.0 – 2.5

English Language Institute

  • TOEFL (iBT) 56 - 78
  • IELTS 5.5 – 6 Overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 45 - 57
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English Under 90 (Post) Under 100 (Brooklyn)
  • GPA: 2.5 – 3.0

Program Course Sequence: 

Year 1 Fall Semester

  • PHS 601 Pharmaceutical Calculus 3 Credit
  • PHS 934 Principles of Industrial Pharmacy I 3 Credit
  • PHA 010 Biostatistics 3 Credit

YEAR 1 SPRING SEMESTER 

  • PHS 602 Pharmaceutical Regulatory Overview 3 Credit
  • PHS 935 Principles of Industrial Pharmacy II 3 Credit
  • PHS 931 Advanced Physical Pharmacy I 3 Credit

YEAR 2 FALL SEMESTER 

  • PHS 987 Advanced Biopharmaceutics/Pharmacokinetics 3 Credit
  • PHS 932 Advanced Physical Pharmacy II 3 Credit
  • PHS 972 Methods of Pharmaceutical Analysis 3 Credit

YEAR 2 SPRING SEMESTER (for Thesis students) 

  • PHS 80 Research and Thesis 6 Credit
  • Elective 3 Credit

YEAR 2 SPRING SEMESTER (for Non-Thesis students) 

  • Elective 3 Credit
  • Elective 3 Credit
  • Elective 3 Credit

The following courses may be selected from as electives for the Specialization in Industrial Pharmacy:

  • PHS 070 Special Projects 3 Credit
  • PHS 702 Physical Chemistry II 3 Credit
  • PHS 769 Transdermal Drug Delivery 3 Credit
  • PHS 936 Dosage Form Design 3 Credit
  • PHS 937 Pharmaceutical Engineering 3 Credit
  • PHS 950 Dermatological Formulations Technology I 3 Credit
  • PHS 951 Dermatological Formulations Technology II 3 Credit
  • PHS 958 Aerosol Science and Technology 3 Credit
  • PHS 958 Aerosol Science and Technology 3 Credit
  • PHS 960 Properties/Applications of Cosmetic and Pharmaceutical Raw Materials 3 Credit

Graduate 

Direct Admission (2 semesters - Varies by program) $23,382 - $27,108

Estimated Room, Board & Fees $16,266 - $19,614 

*Pricing is subject to change

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