Doctor of Pharmacy Program - Required Courses and Recommended Course Sequence for the Professional Program

P-1 Fall Semester

PHA 301 Found. of Pharm. Practice I

2

PHA 308 Pharm. and Health Care Delivery

3

PHA 311 Pharmaceutics I

4

PHA 313 Pharm. Calculations

1

PHA 327 Medical Microbiology

4

PHA 331 Anatomy & Physiology I

4

Total Credits

18

P-1 Spring Semester

PHA 302 Pharmacy Care Lab I

1

PHA 304 Found. of Pharm. Practice II

2

PHA 310 Clinical Research Design

3

PHA 312 Pharmaceutics II

4

PHA 332 Anatomy & Physiology II

4

PHA 365 Medical Biochemistry

4

Total Credits

18

P-1 Summer

PHA 335 IPPE I*

2

P-2 Fall Semester

PHA 401 Pharmacy Care Lab II

1

PHA 405 Pharmaceutical Care Systems

2

PHA 411 Biopharm. & Clinical Kinetics

4

PHA 421** Pharmacotherapeutics I

2

PHA 423** Pharmacotherapeutics II

2

PHA 425** Pharmacotherapeutics III

3

Elective

2-3

Total Credits

16-17

P-2 Spring Semester

PHA 410 Biotechnology/Immunology

3

PHA 412 Mgt. of Pharm. Operations

3

PHA 426* Pharmacotherapeutics IV

2

PHA 428* Pharmacotherapeutics V

4

PHA 430* Pharmacotherapeutics VI

2

PHA 440 IPPE II

1

Elective

2-3

Total Credits

17-18

P-2 Summer

PHA 445 IPPE III

2

P-3 Fall Semester

PHA 501 Pharmacy Care Lab III

1

PHA 503 Longitudinal Care I

1

PHA 505 Pharmacy Law

2

PHA 509 Economic Evaluation of Pharm.

3

PHA 521** Pharmacotherapeutics VII

2

PHA 523** Pharmacotherapeutics VIII

4

PHA 525** Pharmacotherapeutics IX

2

Elective

2-3

Total Credits

17-18

P-3 Spring Semester

PHA 502 Pharmacy Care Lab IV

1

PHA 504 Longitudinal Care II

1

PHA 526** Pharmacotherapeutics X

2

PHA 528** Pharmacotherapeutics XI

2

PHA 530** Pharmacotherapeutics XII

4

PHA 532 Alternative Medicine/Nutrition

3

PHA 555* IPPE IV

.5

PHA 560* IPPE V

.5

Elective

2-3

 

16-17

*Introduction to Pharmacy Practice Experience

**Sequential Courses

P-4 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential Year

Duration: 36 Weeks Credits: 35

APPE Rotations

The APPE portion of the curriculum consists of 7 rotations
in various settings. One rotation is 6 weeks in duration, and the others are 5 weeks each in duration.

There are four required APPE rotations.

PHA 510 Internal Medicine
PHA 511 Ambulatory Care
PHA 512 Community Practice
PHA 513 Health System

In addition, there are three elective APPE rotations. Information will be provided during the P-3 year.