Professional Curriculum

Requirements for Class of 2024*

Curriculum subject to revision
*Students must complete the curriculum that is current for their class.

First Year | Fall Semester  (2020)

Course 

Name 

Credits 

PHARM 5110 

Foundations of Biochemistry

 4

PHARM 5120

Foundation of Pharmaceutics

 4

PHARM 5130

Foundations of Immunology/Pathology

 1.5

PHARM 5140

Foundations of Patient Centered Care

 4

PHARM 5144

Foundations of Drug Information

 1

PHARM 5145

Pharmacy Practice Skills Lab I

0.5

PHARM 5150

Recitation

 1.5

Total Credits

16.5


First Year | Spring Semester (2021)

Course 

Name 

Credits

PHARM 5111

Foundations of Biotechnology & Molecular Biology

3

PHARM 5141

Community Practice

3

PHARM 5142

Foundations of Pharmacy: Law/Ethics/Risk Mitigation

4

PHARM 5143

Foundations of Professional Practice: Community Agency Practicum

3

PHARM 5146

Pharmacy Practice Skills Lab II

0.5

PHARM 5151

Recitation

2

PHARM 6611

Foundations of Interprofessional Education

0.5

Total Credits

16


Second Year | Fall Semester (2021)

Course 

Name 

Credits 

PHARM 6252

Integrated Pharmacotherapeutics I

 8

PHARM 6240 

Drug Information & Literature Evaluation I

 3

PHARM 6242 

Pharmaceutical Compounding & Drug Delivery Systems/Laboratory

 3

PHARM 6248

 Pharmacy Practice Skills Lab III

 0.5

PHARM 6250

Recitation

 2

Total Credits 

16.5

Second Year | Spring Semester (2022)

Course 

Name 

Credits 

PHARM 6253

Integrated Pharmacotherapeutics II 

 8

PHARM 6220

Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics

 3

PHARM 6241

Drug Information & Literature Evaluation II

 3

PHARM 6248

Pharmacy Practice Skills Lab IV

 0.5

PHARM 6251

Recitation

 2

Total Credits 

16.5


Third Year | Summer Semester (2022)

Course 

Name 

Credits 

PHARM 7640

Core Community Rotation

 4

PHARM 7641

Core Institutional Rotation

 4

Electives

 0-4

Total Credits 

8-12


Third Year | Fall Semester (2022)

Course 

Name 

Credits 

PHARM 7355

Integrated Pharmacotherapeutics III

 4

PHARM 6713

Interprofessional Experience: Chronic Disease Management

 0.5

PHARM 7340

Leadership and Management for Pharmacists

 2

PHARM 7349

Pharmacy Practice Skills Lab V

 0.5

PHARM 7350

Recitation

2

PHARM 7352

Principles of Project Development

3

PHARM 7841

 Professional Development Seminar I

 0.5

Electives

 3-5

Total Credits  

15.5-17.5


Third Year | Spring Semester (2023)

Course 

Name 

Credits 

PHARM 7341

Advanced Therapeutics

 6

PHARM 6623

Interprofessional Experience: Medical Error Disclosure

 0.5

PHARM 7342

US Health Care Policy

 2

PHARM 7842

Professional Development Seminar II

 0.5

PHARM 7842

Professional Development Seminar II

 0.5

PHARM 7851

Project Development Practicum I

 2

 

Electives

4-6

Total Credits  

15-17


Fourth Year | Summer Semester (2023)

Course 

Credits 

APPE Block 1 

 6

APPE Block 2

 6

Total Credits

6-12

Fourth Year | Fall Semester (2023)

Course 

Name 

Credits 

APPE Block 3

 

 6

APPE Block 4

 

 6

APPE Block 5

 

 6

PHARM 7843

Professional Development Seminar III

 0.5

PHARM 7852

Project Development Practicum II

 2

Total Credits  

  14.5-20.5


Fourth Year | Spring Semester (2024)

Course 

Name 

Credits 

APPE Block 6

 

 6

APPE Block 7

 

 6

APPE Block 8

 

 6

PHARM 6614

Interprofessional Experience: Transition of Care

 0.5

PHARM 7844

Professional Development Seminar IV

 0.5

PHARM 7853

Project Development Practicum III

2

Total Credits  

  15-21

* Students participate in seven, 6-week rotations. One (1) APPE Block will be a scheduled "Off" block. Rotations may be taken in any order subject to CORE ELMS Rotation scheduling lottery

Curriculum subject to revision. Students must complete the curriculum that is current for their class.



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