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Pharmacy (BSc)

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Program Information

School:Dalhousie University
Faculty:Faculty of Health
Field of Study:Pharmacy (PharmD [USA], PharmD or BS/BPharm [Canada])
Description:The College of Pharmacy offers a four-year program, following at least one year of general science, leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) - BSc (Pharm). This program s being phased out in lieu of the PharmD program. The last class to enter the BSc (Pharm) program was fall 2019.

Year 1 includes pharmacy law and health care ethics, biomedical and physical sciences (anatomy, biochemistry, microbiology, pharmacology and physiology) in discrete three-to seven-week courses. The pharmaceutical sciences (biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics, medicinal chemistry, drug metabolism, toxicology, pharmaceutics and physical pharmacy) with necessary reviews of biomedical content, are integrated in Years 2 through 4, with therapeutics, pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacoeconomics, pharmaceutical care, communications, interprofessional relations, law and ethics, social and administrative pharmacy issues, and the role of pharmacy in the health care system.
URL:Pharmacy (BSc) at Dalhousie University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $12,030
International: $24,036
Careers:PharmacistsIndustrial Pharmacists

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration)

To view all English Language Proficiency tests, visit: https://www.dal.ca/admissions/international-students/admission-requirements/english-requirements.html

Additional Admission Requirements:
    To apply to the College of Pharmacy, you must have successfully completed a minimum of one year of undergraduate courses (30 credit hours over the fall and winter terms).

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on September 23, 2020