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Bachelor of Science Pharmaceutical and Medical Sciences

The Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical and Medical Sciences program is a collaboration between the WSU Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine and WSU College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. This program empowers aspiring health care professionals, pharmacists, dentists, and scientists with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience they need to make a difference in the world.

Learning Outcomes

Our curriculum is designed to provide an understanding of the human body, diseases, drug therapies, biomedical career paths, and biomedical research. Here are some of the key skills and knowledge that you can expect to gain from the program:

  • Mastery of Fundamental Biological & Chemical Concepts
  • Critical Thinking and Problem-Solving Skills
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Utilization of Scientific Literature
  • Practical Application of Knowledge
  • Ethics and Professionalism

Career Opportunities

With top-notch facilities, experienced faculty, and a supportive community, you’ll be equipped to tackle the toughest health care challenges facing us today. Whether you dream of curing diseases, developing new medicines, or providing personalized care to patients, our program will give you the tools to succeed.

The program also opens up opportunities for a future career in:

  • Medical Laboratory Scientist
  • Research Assistant
  • Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Clinical Trials Monitor
  • Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
  • Public Health Administrator
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Regulatory Affairs Specialist
  • Biotechnology Quality Control

Transfer Program

This is a unique transfer program in which you complete the first two years at the college of your choice. The second two years are offered on the WSU Spokane campus. Once you have completed the necessary first-year and sophomore coursework at a community college or another four-year institution, you are highly encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

Priority Deadline: January 31
Final Deadline: July 1

Questions? Email Megan DiFilippo, Undergraduate Advisor