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Welcome, Future Students in Pharmacy

From Entry to Expertise: Programs for Pharmacists of All Levels

As the most culturally diverse College of Pharmacy in the United States, the Barry and Judy Silverman College of Pharmacy at Nova Southeastern University is your ticket to a multifaceted education. From our first-class entry level Pharm. D program to our managerial-focused M.S. in Pharmaceutical Science, our programs are built to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and adaptability you need.

With a commitment to excellence, the college hosts more than 1,000 students in prestigious graduate programs, catering to both new and experienced pharmacists. Alongside our experienced faculty, you’ll learn how you can open doors to higher pay, improve patient care, and expand your professional horizons.

Explore Your Degree Options

How Long Does it Take To Complete a Program?

The average degree completion is as follows:

  • Pharm.D Entry-Level Program: 4 years, 159 credits, minimum
  • Pharm.D Advanced Standing: 3 years, 126 credits, minimum
  • M.S. in Pharmaceutical Affairs: 1 year, 38 credits, minimum
  • M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences: 2 years, 36-38 credits

Real-World Programs, Real People

As an NSU student, you’ll be able to connect with practicing pharmacists and health care professionals across a number of venues. Whether you’re participating in our prestigious study abroad programs or networking among our world-class faculty, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about the pharmaceutical world beyond the classroom.

Learn About Global Opportunities

Meet Our Faculty

Financial Aid and Funding Opportunities 

Because tuition is credit-based, program costs will vary depending on the degree you’re pursuing. But creating the future you want doesn’t need to have a huge price tag. NSU offers financial support for students of all levels, making it easier for you to achieve your goals without shouldering an overwhelming burden.

Scholarships  Financial Aid   Veterans Benefits

Student Support and Resources

Student Success

  • Our advisers are here to help you achieve your goals and maximize your collegiate career. Connect with our student resources to learn how. 
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Clubs and Organizations

  • Learn how your community can support you through your academic journey and network with other pharmaceutical professionals.
Get Involved

SharkRX for a Day

Explore a day in the life of a pharmacy student with SharkRX for a Day. This free program offers high school juniors, seniors, and college students a unique opportunity to:

  • Shadow a current NSU pharmacy student and experience a day in their life.
  • Attend classes and student organization meetings to gain insights into pharmacy school and student life.
  • Connect with faculty and students and learn more about the field of pharmacy.

Learn More About SharkRX for a Day

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