Class of 2022

The curriculum below represents the courses effective for the graduating Class of 2022.

The curriculum for the PharmD program may be delivered by the faculty using a variety of modes including in-class, online, hybrids of in-class and online, teleconferenced from outside of Tucson, or pre-recorded classroom lessons.

First Professional Year (34 Units)

First Semester
 17 Units
PCOL 832 - Biomolecular Basis of Pharmacotherapy 4
PCOL 838a - Clinical Pathophysiology I 2
PHPR 804 - Communication Skills & Human Behavior 2
PHPR 806a - Compounding and Dispensing 1
PHPR 809 - Pharmacy Practice 3
PHPR 814 - Public Health & Prevention 2
PHPR 816a - Patient Assessment 3
Second Semester
17 Units

PCOL 821 - Case Studies in Pharmacology

1

PCOL 824 -Introduction to Pharmacology & Medicinal Chemistry

3

PCOL 838b - Clinical Pathophysiology II

2

PHPR 801e - IPPE : Perspectives in Aging

3

PHPR 810 - Calculations, Compounding and Dispensing

2

PHPR 812 - Self-Care Pharmacotherapeutics

2

PHPR 860a - Pharmacotherapeutics I

2

PHPR 861a - Literature Evaluation - Statistical Methods

2

Second Professional Year (34 Units)

First Semester
 
PCOL 825a - Pharmacology 2
PCOL 826a - Medicinal Chemistry 2

PHPR 802 - Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics

3

PHPR 860b - Pharmacotherapeutics II

4

PHPR 861b - Literature Eval - Research Design Considerations

2

PHPR 863a - Quality and Safety

2
Electives 2
Second Semester
17 Units

PCOL 825b - Pharmacology

2

PCOL 826b - Medicinal Chemistry

2

PHPR 801b - IPPE

2

PHPR 813 - Medical Microbiology

1

PHPR 845a - Medication Use in the U.S.

2

PHPR 860c - Pharmacotherapeutics III

3

PHPR 861c - Literature Evaluation - Applications

2

PHPR 863b - Quality and Safety Lab

1
Electives 2

Third Professional Year (35 Units)

First Semester
18 Units

PHPR 801c - IPPE

2

PHPR 818 - Pharmacokinetics

5

PHPR 842 - Professional Practice Management

3

PHPR 860d - Pharmacotherapeutics IV

5

PHPR 895b - Preparation for Rotations

1
Electives 2
Second Semester
17 Units

PHPR 811 - Advanced Patient Care

3

PHPR 843 - Pharmacy Laws

2

PHPR 860e - Pharmacotherapeutics V

5

PHPR 862 - Writing a Research Proposal 

2

PHPR 887  - Applied Pharmacogenetics and Precision Medicine 

3
Electives 2

 

**A minimum GPA of 2.5 must be maintained at this point for graduation**


Summer Session (5-10 Units)

PHPR 803 - Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience 5-10

Fourth Professional Year (29-34 Units)

First Semester
Units
PHPR 803 - Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience 10-15
PHPR 896a - Research Project  2
Second Semester
Units
PHPR 803 - Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience 10-15
PHPR 896b - Research Project  2

 

Eight units of upper division electives (nonpracticum) are required for the PharmD program. Total units required from advanced experiential (rotation) courses = 35 units.  Total degree units = 142 units.