Pharmacology and Toxicology BS/MS

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Program Description

The combined BS/MS degree in Pharmacology and Toxicology offers a strong scientific background and laboratory research experience needed to pursue PhD degrees in biomedical science, or to qualify for entry-level professional positions in academia, the pharmaceutical industry and secondary education teaching. In the combined program, students can earn both degrees in five years, instead of the six years that are usually required to obtain sequentially a BS and an MS degree.

Program Contact

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

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 133 Hours


  • 5 Years

Application Fee

  • $85

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.