Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences
Our research-oriented program is designed to develop the interests and capabilities of participating students and prepare them for rewarding careers in academic research, teaching, biotechnology, the pharmaceutical industry, health policy and management. We invite you to explore your potential in our program!
Course Delivery OptionsOn-campus
Program Application RequirementsResume/CV, Statement of Purpose, Supplemental Application, 3 Letters of recommendation
Graduate Program Application Requirements
All students interested in the Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences Ph.D. program must apply through the common admissions portal for all graduate programs in the Biomedical Sciences. Choice of the Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences program occurs during the first year of graduate study after selection of an adviser for your dissertation research.
Application includes a personal statement, transcripts from all colleges or universities attended, GRE scores, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants must arrange to have official copies of transcripts and tests scores sent directly to the WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment, P.O. Box 6510, Morgantown, WV 26506-6510.
HSC Office of Research and Graduate Education: http://www.hsc.wvu.edu/resoff/graduate-education/phd-programs/biomedical-sciences/prospective-students/
Program Application Test RequirementsGRE
Fall DeadlineFebruary 1
English Proficiency Requirements
All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.
WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.