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MCPHS Pharmacy lab with pharmacy student and professor. MCPHS Pharmacy lab with pharmacy student and professor.

Direct Entry PharmD Features

Boston, MA Campus

  • 6 year direct-entry program, ideal for those who have just graduated high school or have completed some/all preprofessional courses
  • Runs during fall and spring semesters; summers for hands-on or clinical experience
  • No PCAT required
  • Honors program available
  • Innovative business plan competition included in curriculum
  • APhA Immunization certification included
  • PharmD/MBA dual-degree program (available)
  • Graduate certificates in Healthcare Management, Public Health, and Medication Safety available to add on to degree
  • Boston campus is surrounded by renowned healthcare institutions in the Longwood Medical Area
Pharmacy students in the lab. Pharmacy students in the lab.

Accelerated PharmD Features

Worcester, MA and Manchester, NH Campus

  • 34-month accelerated program, ideal for students who already have a bachelor's degree or satisfied preprofessional requirements
  • Scholarships available
  • No PCAT required
  • APhA certifications included: Immunization, Medication Therapy Management, and Diabetes Management
  • Optional concentrations in Experimental Cancer Research and Geriatrics
  • PharmD/MPH dual-degree program available
  • Graduate certificates in Healthcare Management, Public Health, and Medication Safety available to add on to degree
  • Worcester campus is centrally located to many incredible healthcare opportunities
  • Manchester campus allows you to study in a small city with access to large healthcare opportunities

Want to learn more?

Download our PharmD Comparison Chart to see more of what our programs offer and to help you decide which one is right for you.
PharmD Comparison
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What You Can Do with a Pharmacy Degree

Demand for pharmacists is growing. As the medication use expert, you will be an integral member of the team.

Enter industries of biotechnology, economics, finance, policy, insurance, medical writing, regulatory affairs, technology, plus pharmaceutics and pharmacovigilance.

Find work in: ambulatory care, hospital emergency rooms, psychiatric clinics, outpatient care centers, physician offices, neonatal care units, and more.

Oversee: Dispensation of medicines, testing procedures, drug research and development, and growing technologies of informatics, artificial intelligence, and precision medicines.

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