Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Graduate Studies

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Doctor of Pharmacy (Accelerated)

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Graduate Studies

Faculty:School of Pharmacy
Field of Study:Pharmaceutics and Drug Design (MS, PhD)
Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics (MS, PhD)
Pharmacy (PharmD [USA], PharmD or BS/BPharm [Canada])
Pharmacy Admin. and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other
Pre-Pharmacy Studies
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $76,287

Cost per year varies; please see our tuition and fees page for more.



As a pharmacist, you are part of patients’ daily lives and pivotal healthcare moments.

In this program, one of only a handful of its kind in the U.S., you will build on your previous bachelor’s degree or sufficient credits to earn your degree in just 34 months, so that you can become a practicing pharmacist and responsible healthcare professional. 

In this full-time accelerated Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program on both the Worcester and Manchester campuses, you’ll have the opportunity to work alongside professional experts through clinical experiences in our immersive laboratories and through clinical rotations available at a large number of qualified clinical sites throughout New England.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    To review individual program prerequisites, please visit the program page for the program to which you are applying.

    All applicants must submit the following credentials along with their completed applications.

    • Official transcripts from each college or university attended
    • Official AP or CLEP scores, if applicable (scores of 4 or 5 or CLEP scores of 50 or higher must be obtained)
    • Proof of English language proficiency if English is not your first language (language proficiency may be submitted with a score report from TOEFL, IELTS, or iTEP or by taking the MCPHS on-campus language proficiency test)
    • Official transcripts from non-U.S. secondary schools, colleges, or universities must also be sent to World Education Services or Educational Credential Evaluators for a course-by-course evaluation.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Statement of Research Interests
    This program requires at least one letter of reference.

    * 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.

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