Pharmacy Studies Program Information
Phone (423) 439-6338
Room 212, Building 7, VA Medical Center
Web Address: http://www.etsu.edu/pharmacy
Pharmacy Studies focuses on the basic sciences that underlie drugs and drug therapy. This nonlicensure degree prepares individuals for advanced studies that may lead to becoming a pharmacist, or for careers in pharmaceutical science and research, pharmaceutical administration and sales, biotechnology, drug manufacturing, regulatory affairs, and related fields. Includes instruction in mathematics, biology, chemistry, physics, statistics, pharmaceutics, pharmacology and toxicology, dosage formulation, manufacturing, quality assurance, and regulations.
Students interested in the BS in Pharmacy Studies should contact:
Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy, Office of Student Affairs (423) 439-6338 or visit GCOP website (http://www.etsu.edu/pharmacy).
General Education Requirements: 41 Credit Hours
Listed below are the categories and courses specified under East Tennessee State University Board of Trustees General Education Requirements. Note that certain courses are required for this degree, specific to this major. Thus, these courses will satisfy both a General Education requirement AND a requirement of this major. (Other majors may require different General Education courses.) Where specific courses are required for this major, only those courses are listed under the category. If there are no specific major requirements for a category, all course options appear.
Humanities and Fine Arts
9 credits, consisting of 3 credits of literature, 3 credits of fine arts, and 3 credits of humanities electives.