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Curriculum Fall 2012 and prior

For Students Enrolling in the School of Pharmacy from High School as Freshmen in the Fall of 2012 or before (Class of 2018).
 
Students enrolled in the Fall of 2013 (Class of 2019) or later must follow the new curriculum.

First Pre-Professional Year

Fall Term                                                                                                       Spring Term

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

 

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

General Biology I

01:119:101

4

 

General Biology II

01:119:102

4

General Chemistry I

01:160:161

4

 

General Chemistry II

01:160:162

4

Intro to Experimentation

01:160:171

1

 

Second College-level Writing Course 1

 

3

Expository Writing I

01:355:101

3

 

Pharmacy Convocations

30:725:104

1

Calculus I

01:640:135

4

 

Humanities/Soc. Sci. Elective2

 

3

       

Humanities/Soc. Sci. Elective

 

3

   

16

     

18

1 Note: Students need to complete one of the following courses to satisfy this requirement. 

Class Name

Class No.

 

Class Name

Class No.

Research in the Disciplines

01:355:201

 

Writing for Biology and Natural Science

01:355:312

Technical Writing Essentials

01:355:202

 

Writing Grant Proposals

01:355:315

Business Writing Essentials

01:355:203

 

Science Writing

01:355:342

College Writing and Research

01:355:301

 

Collaborative Writing Practices

01:355:375

Scientific and Technical Writing

01:355:302

 

Writing for Business and the Professions

01:355:303

2 See Fact Sheet for Humanities/Social Science Electives for a complete explanation of the rules that govern Humanities / Social Science Elective courses.

Second Pre-Professional Year

Fall Term                                                                                                     Spring Term

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

 

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

Organic Chemistry I

01:160:307 or 315

4

 

Systems Physiology

01:146:356

3

Intro. to Microeconomics

01:220:102

3

 

Organic Chemistry II

01:160:308 or 316

4

Elements of Physics

01:750:161

4

 

Organic Chemistry Lab

01:160:311

2

Humanities/Soc. Sci. Elective

 

3

 

Basic Statistics for Research

01:960:401

3

Psychology/Sociology Elective

 

3

 

Humanities/Soc. Sci. Elective

 

3

       

Humanities/Soc. Sci. Elective

 

3

   

17

     

18

Review carefully the requirements for entrance into the First Professional (Third) Year of the Program. All the requirements for the Pre-Professional Program must be completed prior to entry into the First Professional Year.


First Professional Year

Fall Term                                                                                                        Spring Term

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

 

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

Introductory Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


01:694:301

3

 

Molecular Biology and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology


30:158:315

3

Pathophysiology

30:718:304

3

 

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

30:715:306

3

Intro. to Pharmaceutics and Lab

30:721:301

4

 

Introduction to Pharmacology

30:718:320

3

Pharmacy Practice Management

30:725:308

3

 

Drug Delivery and Lab

30:721:320

4

Intro. to Pharmaceutical Care

30:725:320

4

 

Principles of Pharmaceutical Economics

30:725:340

3

Professional Elective 3

 

2

 

Concepts in Pharmacy Practice

30:725:329

1

       

Professional Elective 3

 

2

   

17-19

     

17-19

3  Students must complete five professional electives during the First through Third professional years. See the list of Professional Electives for description of courses. Students in the class of 2018 and later must complete one clinical professional elective. For more information click here.

Summer Term                                                                                                        

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

 

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience

30:725:330

2

 

Professional Elective 3

 

2

 
   

2-4

 

Second Professional Year

Fall Term                                                                                                        Spring Term

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

 

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

Pharmaceutical Microbiology

30:158:420

3

 

Medicinal Chemistry II

30:715:410

3

Medicinal Chemistry I

30:715:409

3

 

Pharmacology II

30:718:406

3

Drug Information and Literature Evaluation


30:725:470


3

 

Introduction to Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics


30:721:430

4

Pharmacology I

30:718:405

3

 

Poison Management & Drug Abuse

30:725:415

3

Cardiopulmonary Therapeutics

30:725:460

3

 

Infectious Disease Therapeutics

30:725:475

3

Professional Elective 3

 

2

 

Professional Elective 3

 

2

   

15-17

     

16-18

Summer Term                                                                                                        

 Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

 

Intermediate Pharmacy Practice Experience

30:725:480

2

 

Professional Elective 3

 

2

 
   

2-4

 


Third Professional Year

Fall Term                                                                                                        Spring Term

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

 

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

Clinical Pharmacokinetics

31:725:555

4

 

Pharmacy Law & Bioethics

31:725:545

4

Clinical Immunology / Hematology / Oncology Therapeutics

31:725:560

3

 

Endocrine Therapy & Special Patient Populations


31:725:590

3

Renal / GI / Nutrition Therapy

31:725:565

3

 

Pharmacy
Communications II

31:725:587

2

Physical Assessment

31:725:570

3

 

Self Care and Home Care

31:725:550

4

Pharmacy Communications I

31:725:585

2

 

Neuropsychiatric Therapeutics

31:725:595

3

Professional Elective 3

 

2

 

Professional Elective 3

 

2

   

15-17

     

16-18

All curriculum requirements of the first five years must be successfully completed before students may register for any Terminal Year rotations (Advanced Practice Experiences). Students need to complete at least eight (8) experiential rotations during the last year of the Program. Note: the Fourth Professional year begins in the summer following spring of the Third Professional year (see below). Additional rotations may be completed after consultation with the Professional Experience Program Director.

Fourth Professional Year

Summer Term

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

Adv. Practice Experience I

31:725:791

5

Adv. Practice Experience II

31:725:792

5

Adv. Practice Experience III

31:725:793

5

   

15

Fall Term                                                                                                       Spring Term

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

 

Class Name

Class No.

Cred. Hrs.

Adv. Practice
Experience IV

31:725:794

5

 

Adv. Practice
Experience VII

31:725:797

5

Adv. Practice
Experience V

31:725:795

5

 

Adv. Practice
Experience VIII

31:725:798

5

Adv. Practice
Experience VI

31:725:796

5

 

Adv. Practice
Experience IX

31:725:799

5

       

Student Portfolio

31:725:615

2

       

Pharmacy Reflection Seminar

31:725:617

2

   

15

     

19