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    Pharmaceutics (MS)

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    Basic Information

    Degree Information

    Degree Offered: MASTER OF SCIENCE (PHARMACEUTICS)
    Campus:
    Seattle

    Admission Requirements and Contact Information


    Applications accepted for Autumn admission only. All applications will be reviewed after the application deadline. 

    Application Deadline: January 15, 2025
    Zoom Interviews (by invitation): To Be Determined


    Contact Information

    Graduate Program Advisor
    Program Website
    +1 206-543-9434
    pceut@uw.edu

    Requirements and Prerequisites

    Minimum Admissions requirements:
    • 4-year bachelor’s degree in a biological or related sciences
    • GPA > 3.0
    • College-level mathematics including differential equations, or equivalent to Differential Calculus, MATH 124 (5 credits)
    • Meet the UW English requirement (Memo 8)
    • No GRE is required
    • Please see the Graduate School’s website for details of the minimum requirements.
    Application Checklist to be submitted to the Graduate School:
    Online application 
    $85 application fee
    Statement of purpose
    Resume/Vitae
    Three recommendation letters
    Three labs of interest (please refer to our faculty page for detailed information about the research areas of each lab)
    Unofficial copy of previous academic transcripts (in English) of your bachelor’s and/or master’s degrees
    Diversity Statement (optional)
    Official English proficiency score for non-native English language speakers (TOFEL/IELTS/Duolingo)

    About application fee waivers:
    Please note that your application to the PCEUT graduate programs is through the UW Graduate School. Therefore, the Department of Pharmaceutics cannot grant application fee waivers. For details of the Graduate School’s policy on application fee waivers, please see the graduate program website.

    Please do not contact individual faculty members about application to our graduate programs, or about the admissions decisions, since such decisions are made collectively by all faculty members.



    Additional Instructions
    Applications accepted for Autumn admission only. All applications will be reviewed after the application deadline. 

    The MS application does not require applicants to submit mailed materials. However, if you believe you need to mail materials to the Department of Pharmaceutics, please email pceut@uw.edu and we will provide you with instructions.                        


    Non-Native English Speaker Information
    Graduate School requirement: English language proficiency (ELP) is required for graduate study at the University of Washington. Therefore, every applicant whose native language is not English must demonstrate English language proficiency as outlined in Graduate School Policy 3.2.

    International Student Information
    Applicants who will need a visa should reference the International Applicant Information page. If admitted to the program, international students requesting an F1 or J1 visa will be required to provide financial ability documentation to the UW Graduate School.

    Applications accepted for Autumn admission only.

    GRE score report code, (if applicable)


    4854

    Program Deadlines


    Autumn 2024 - Domestic:
    Open Date: 09/01/2023
    Deadline Date: 03/15/2024

    Autumn 2024 - International:
    Open Date: 09/01/2023
    Deadline Date: 03/15/2024

    Autumn 2025 - Domestic:
    Open Date: 09/01/2024
    Deadline Date: 01/15/2025

    Autumn 2025 - International:
    Open Date: 09/01/2024
    Deadline Date: 01/15/2025

    Application Materials


    3 Recommendation
    Resume
    Statement of Purpose