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Woster research an awardee in Sickle Cell Disease/Advancing Cures funding; fast-track research focused on developing a new gene-modifying sickle cell disease treatment at MUSC could lead to human clinical trials in as few as three years.
Designed to engage underrepresented minority (URM) high school students interested in healthcare careers, PharmDamentals was a half-day program August 10. Activities included an alumni panel, lunch, tour, and experimenting in compounding and basic science in the lab. Above, students make troches with David Shirley.
Eduardo Maldonado explains the joys of mate, asado, and what it is like to meet an Argentinian gaucho. The College of Pharmacy celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month by featuring members of the MUSC pharmacy family who have Hispanic heritage!
The MUSC College of Pharmacy Alumni Ambassador Program was a big part of the fall recruiting campaign, in which the College was represented at formal recruitment events at Clemson, UGA, Furman, USC, North Carolina State, the Atlanta University Center and many more. Contact Abby Grady for information.
The 2018 Medisca Student Pharmacist Compounding Competition winners are Meghan White, Zach Posey and Ryan Rosenblatt. The team will go on to represent MUSC in the eighth annual national competition, held March 17-18, which includes a practical lab, a Q-and-A, a presentation and a compounding challenge.
The MUSC Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program requires at least 66 hours of prerequisite coursework (typically two years) followed by four academic years of professional study.
Submission of the PharmCAS and supplemental application are required for International Applicants. Please refer to our International Admission Requirements for more information.
Admission to the MUSC College of Pharmacy is competitive and based on the following:
The PCAT is offered in July, September, October, November, January, and February. We strongly encourage taking the PCAT prior to the February 2019 test dates. The 2018-2019 test dates are:
July 11th & 18th
September 6 - 7
October 22 - 31
November 1 – 2
January 3 - 4 (2019)
February 1- 14 (2019)
Please visit the Pharmacy College Admission Test website for more information on registration deadlines.
|General Chemistry||8 hours|
|Organic Chemistry||8 hours|
|English Composition||3 hours|
|English Literature/Composition||3 hours|
|Verbal Skills (Public Speaking)||3 hours|
|Liberal Arts Elective||9 hours|
To be considered for admission, applicants must take the PCAT exam prior to the PharmCAS application deadline on March 1, 2019. PCAT scores are reported to PharmCAS using code 104 upon exam registration. Any exam scores older than 5 years will not be accepted and the exam will need to be repeated.
To accelerate the processing of fall 2018 course grades, applicants should request an official transcript to be mailed to MUSC Admissions in addition to PharmCAS. Please send official transcripts to:
ATTN: MUSC Admissions
Office of Enrollment Management
45 Courtenay Drive, 3rd Floor, Room 359
Charleston, SC 29425-2030
CHARLESTON, S.C. (October 12, 2018) – The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Board of Trustees today unanimously approved hiring an architectural firm to design new dedicated space for the College of Pharmacy, along with innovative instructional space that benefits the entire enterprise....Read more...