College of Pharmacy Department of Medicinal Chemistry
Students seeking admission must hold a B.S. degree in chemistry, biology, pharmacy or a related area. Undergraduate deficiencies may be corrected upon consultation with staff.
Requirements include completion of a program of study as determined by the graduate supervisory committee in consultation with the student.
Medicinal Chemistry faculty are associated with the campus wide Interdepartmental Graduate Programs in Biological Chemistry, and Molecular Biology www.bioscience.utah.edu. Students in the program may enter graduate study in Medicinal Chemistry by selecting a Medicinal Chemistry faculty member with whom to work.
Admission into the MB/BC Program at the University of Utah http://www.bioscience.utah.edu/prospective/guidelines.php
A plan of study and admission criteria for this degree are listed on the College of Pharmacy PharmD web site. A PharmD/PhD can be pursued if a student is accepted into the PharmD program and then is subsequently accepted into the Medicinal Chemistry PhD program.