Pharmacology PhD

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Program Description

Our Master's Degree in Pharmacology is designed to provide an understanding of basic pharmacology, toxicology, drug discovery and translational science, along with an individualized program of original research. Our students are well prepared to continue in doctoral programs in pharmacology or other biomedical sciences, and strong competitors for academic and industry laboratory research positions. As a PhD candidate, you will do research in our highly collaborative environment, present your findings in a variety of settings and acquire the skills of a well-rounded, independent research scientist.

Program Contact

Linda Leroy
955 Main St., Room 3102
Buffalo, NY 14203
Email: pmygrad@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-2592
Fax: 716-829-2801

Instruction Method

  • In Person (no courses offered online)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 72 Hours

Time-to-Degree

  • 5 Years

Application Fee

  • $85

Admission Tests**

  • GRE

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.