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 a Graduate Change of Major form signed by both the MBA Program Director and the Assistant Dean of Student Academic Affairs in the School of Pharmacy to the Registrar's Office 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.

MBA COURSES
BA 602Managerial Accounting3
BA 605Management Communications3
BA 620Financial Management3
or BA 703 Financial Management in Healthcare Organizations
Select one of the following:3
Marketing Management
Strategic Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations
Strategic Selling
BA 625Global Strategic Management3
BA 643Strategic Change Management3
Graduate Business Elective12
Total Hours30

Pharm.D./Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Management Concentration 

BA 602Managerial Accounting3
BA 605Management Communications3
BA 625Global Strategic Management3
BA 643Strategic Change Management3
BA 703Financial Management in Healthcare Organizations3
Select one of the following3
Marketing Management
Strategic Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations
Strategic Selling
Select three of the following9
Health Care Management
Legal Environment of Health Care Management
Health Care Economics
Managing Quality in Healthcare
Global Perspectives in Healthcare
Graduate Business Elective3
Total Hours30