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Medicinal Chemistry (PhD)

Campus: Boston
School: School of Pharmacy - Boston

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The MS/PhD degree program in Medicinal Chemistry prepares students for a career in scientific research in the areas of drug design, synthetics, and biological testing.

Program Highlights 

  • For students with an undergraduate degree in phar­macy, chemistry, biology, or related fields
  • Prepares students to design, synthesize, and analytically examine drug compounds
  • Fall semester start
  • Students study how chemical substances behave at a molecular level, and how the chemical properties affect drug kinetics, absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion