The Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy provides future generations of pharmacists with the knowledge and skills needed to be an essential contributor in the dynamic health care arena.

Why Choose the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Program?

Students at the School of Pharmacy have a unique opportunity to learn in an interdisciplinary health care environment.

The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy is a part of the State of Maryland’s only public academic health, human services, and law center. Students and faculty from the Schools of Dentistry, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Social Work, and the Graduate School learn together in a variety of interprofessional educational experiences designed to ultimately improve the safety and quality of patient care.

We are committed to providing superior education to professional and graduate students through a comprehensive program that integrates science and therapeutics, designed to develop outstanding pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists. Students are taught by faculty who are progressive pharmacy practitioners and nationally renowned scientists, who have a commitment to direct patient care, and who are models of professionalism and leadership.

In our innovative educational, research, and practical settings, students gain the knowledge and skills to excel in a variety of pharmacy careers. Employing a spirit of discovery fostered during the course of their studies, our graduates are leaders wherever they practice, conduct research, or teach.