Entry-Level Pharm. D. Program

Curriculum

First Year—Fall Semester
Course Course Name Credit Hours
PHRC 4000 Medical Terminology0
PHRC 4110 Pharmaceutics I 3
PHRC 4200 Pharmacy Calculations 1
PHRC 4210 Pharmacodynamics I 3
PHRC 4300 Pharmacy & the US Health Care System 2
PHRC 4410 Physiology & Pathophysiology I 4
PHRC 4580 Intro to Professionalism and Leadership I 1
PHRC 4700 Biochemistry 4
Total: 18
First Year—Winter Semester
Course Course Name Credit Hours
PHRC 4120 Pharmaceutics II 2
PHRL 4130 Pharmaceutics Compounding Lab 1
PHRC 4220 Pharmacodynamics II 3
PHRC 4250 Pharmacokinetics 4
PHRC 4420 Physiology & Pathophysiology II 4
PHRC 4550 Intro to Drug Info Resources and Health Informatics 2
PHRC 4680 Intro to Professionalism and Leadership II1
Total: 17
Second Year—Fall Semester
Course Course Name Credit Hours
PHRC 5000 Physical Assessment 2
PHRC 5230 Pharmacodynamics III 4
PHRC 5300 Social & Behavioral Pharmacy 2
PHRC 5350 Research Design & Statistics 3
PHRC 5380 Pharmacy Law 2
PHRC 5410 Pharmacotherapy I 3
PHRC 5580 IPPE: Community I 1.5
PHRC 5700 Medical Microbiology 3
Total: 20.5
Second Year—Winter Semester
Course Course Name Credit Hours
PHRC 5150 Non Prescription Therapies 3
PHRC 5240 Pharmacodynamics IV 4
PHRC 5330 Communication in Patient Care 2
PHRC 5420 Pharmacotherapy II 5
PHRC 5570 Biomedical Literature Evaluation 2
PHRC 5680 IPPE: Community II 1.5
PHRL 5710 Patient Care Management Lab I 1
Total: 18.5
Third Year—Fall Semester
Course Course Name Credit Hours
PHRC 6250 Pharmacodynamics V3
PHRC 6350 Pharmacy Management3
PHRC 6370 Pharmacoeconomics/Outcomes Research 2
PHRC 6430 Pharmacotherapy III 6
PHRC 6580 IPPE: Health System 2
PHRL 6720 Patient Care Management Lab II 1
PHRE Elective 12
Total: 19
Third Year—Winter Semester
Course Course Name Credit Hours
PHRC 6380 Public Health and Pharmacy Practice 2
PHRC 6440 Pharmacotherapy IV 6
PHRC 6540 Pharmacy Practice Seminar 1
PHRC 6680 IPPE: Pharmacy Service 2
PHRL 6730 Patient Care Management Lab III 1
PHRE Elective 2 2
PHRE Elective 3 2
Total: 16
Fourth Year—Summer/Fall/Winter Semester
Course Course Name Credit Hours
PHRC 7610 APPE: Internal Medicine4
PHRC 7620 APPE: Ambulatory Care4
PHRC 7630 APPE: Community Patient Care I4
PHRC 7640 APPE: Community Patient Care II4
PHRC 7650 APPE: Acute Patient Care I4
PHRC 7660 APPE: Acute Patient Care II4
PHRC 7670 APPE: Selective I4
PHRC 7680 APPE: Selective II4
PHRC 7690 APPE: Selective III4
PHRC 7801 Curricular Review I (Summer) 0
PHRC 7802 Curricular Review II (Fall) 0
PHRC 7803 Curricular Review III (Winter)0
Total: 36
Total Curriculum Credit Hours: 145

IPPE = Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience
APPE = Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience

The curriculum is frequently being revised and modified to meet the demands of the profession. These courses are representative of the overall requirements of the program at the time of publication.