University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Pharmaceutical Sciences (with a specialization in Health System Pharmacy)

Contact Information (back to top)

Admissions Office Contact:

Stephen Eckel
Divisional Director of Graduate Admission

301 Pharmacy Lane

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 27559

Phone (Work): 919-966-5749
Phone (Fax):
Phone (Mobile):
Email: pharmacy_admissions@unc.edu

Website:

Program Deadline (back to top)

Application and Transcript Deadline for the class entering fall of 2019: 04/09/2018
Is your program participating in PharmGrad: No

Program Description (back to top)

The master's program is a specialization in health-system pharmacy administration that prepares pharmacists for leadership positions in health care.

Link to Application:

http://gradschool.unc.edu/admissions/

Program Information (back to top)

Institution Type: Public
Degree Level(s) Offered:
  • M.S.
Degree(s) Currently Open for Application:
  • M.S.
Open house date(s) for your institution:
Satellite/Branch campuses
  • Campus Name: n/a

Graduate Degree Requirements

Credits Required (number for PhD): NA
Credits Required (number for M.S.): 34
Required Rotations:None Required
Seminars:Required
Qualifying/Comprehensive Exam:Not Required
Thesis/Dissertation:Required

Degree Information (back to top)

Area(s) of Study:
  • Clinical Science
  • Pharmacy Management
  • Pharmacy Practice

Program Statistics and Criteria (back to top)

Last academic year-number of accepted students:
Masters:9
Doctoral:0
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
US:9
International:0
Last academic year-number of accepted students enrolled:
Masters:9
Doctoral:0
Last academic year-country of origin of the enrolled students:
US:9
International:0
Last academic year-average overall GPA of the accepted students:
Masters:>3.0
Doctoral:n/a
Minimum overall GPA considered:3.0
Recommended GRE Score:
Verbal Reasoning:NA
Quantitative Reasoning:NA
Analytical Writing:NA
Last academic year-number of degrees awarded:
Masters:10
Doctoral:n/a
Last academic year-graduates job placement:
Academia:0
Industry:0
Government:0
Other:10
Unknown:
Last 5 academic years-number of degrees awarded:
Masters:37
Doctoral:0
Last 5 academic years-estimated average years of study to graduation:
Masters:2
Doctoral:n/a

Admission Requirements (back to top)

Tests

GRE required: Yes
Oldest GRE Considered: 00/00/0000
Details: Students that have already earned a PharmD are considered for a waiver from the GRE.
Following tests required for international applicants:
  • TOEFL or IELTS
Other Tests/Credentials: Financial Certification (U.S. Immigration requirement for entry into the United States)

Letters of Reference

(LORs) required: Yes
Number of LORs accepted: 3
Details: The email address of three recommenders will be required within the application for electronic submission.

Other Application Requirements

Requirement Listing

Application fee (http://gradschool.unc.edu/admissions/instructions.html#fee) - (non-refundable $90)

Transcripts (http://gradschool.unc.edu/admissions/instructions.html#transcript) - (complete, not selected courses) 

Statement of purpose (http://gradschool.unc.edu/admissions/instructions.html#purpose)

Resume/CV (http://gradschool.unc.edu/admissions/instructions.html#resume)

Supplemental information (http://gradschool.unc.edu/academics/degreeprograms/) - (any additional information or materials required by the program; must be uploaded within the application unless specified otherwise by your academic program.)

 

Application Fee

Application Fee: $90.00

Tuition Stipend and Fees (back to top)

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: Full tuition and fee waiver

Financial Support

Percentage of students receiving financial support: 100

Type of financial support available

Tuition Waiver:Yes
Stipend:Yes
Other:Yes