Pharm.D./Master of Business Administration

Candidates for the Doctorate of Pharmacy/Master of Business Administration Degrees are required to complete a minimum of 178 credits (148 Pharmacy, 30 MBA).  Students will complete all pharmacy requirements as stated in the PharmD curriculum and will complete 30 credits in the MBA curriculum.  In order to begin enrolling in MBA courses, students must achieve a minimum 2.5 GPA after their first professional year in the pharmacy program.  Students wishing to enroll in MBA courses must submit an MBA application and one letter of recommendation from a pharmacy faculty member to Graduate Admissions in the semester prior to beginning business courses.  To graduate with the PharmD and MBA degrees, students must achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 in pharmacy courses and 3.0 in MBA courses.

BA 602Managerial Accounting3
BA 605Management Communications3
BA 620Financial Management3
or BA 703 Financial Management in Healthcare Organizations
BA 621Marketing Management3
or BA 712 Strategic Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations
BA 625Global Strategic Management3
BA 643Strategic Change Management3
Graduate Business Elective12
Total Hours30