Pharm.D. Curriculum

Minimum semester hours required for the Doctor of Pharmacy degree:

138 credits

First Professional Year (P-1), Fall

Course Number Title Credits

PHPP 501

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential I 1

PHPP 510

Pharmacy Self Care I 2

PHPP 528

Pharmacy Communications and Culture 3

PHPS 501

Biochemistry - Biomolecules 2

PHPS 503

Pharmaceutical Calculations 2

PHPS 504

Pharmaceutical Immunology 3

PHPS 505

Pharmaceutics I 3

PHPS 540

Drug Action I 2

First Professional Year (P-1), Spring

Course Number Title Credits

PHPP 502

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential II 1

PHPP 508

Intro to Biostatistics 3

PHPP 511

Pharmacy Self Care II 2

PHPS 502

Biochemistry - Metabolism 2

PHPS 506

Pharmaceutics II 3

PHPS 509

Applied Pathophysiology 3

PHPS 541

Drug Action II 2

Second Professional Year (P-2), Fall

Course Number Title Credits

PHPP 503

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential III 1

PHPP 506

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential - Retail 1

PHPP 514

Evidence-Based Medicine 3

PHPP 515

Integrated Therapeutics I 7

PHPP 527

Drug Information 2

PHPS 511

Pharmacokinetics 3

Second Professional Year (P-2), Spring

Course Number Title Credits
Electives 2

PHPP 504

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential IV 1

PHPP 516

Integrated Therapeutics II 7

PHPP 519

Health Care Systems 2

PHPP 520

Pharmacy Law and Ethics 3

PHPP 523

Wellness & Disease Prevention 2

Third Professional Year (P-3), Fall

Course Number Title Credits
Electives 2

PHPP 505

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential V - Hospital 1

PHPP 507

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential VII 1

PHPP 517

Integrated Therapeutics III 7

PHPP 522

Pharmacy Practice Management and Marketing 2

PHPP 525

Complementary Medicine 3

Third Professional Year (P-3), Spring

Course Number Title Credits

PHPP 509

Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiential VIII 1

PHPP 518

Integrated Therapeutics IV 7

PHPP 521

Applied Pharmaceutical Care 3

PHPP 524

Pharmacoeconomics 2

PHPP 533

Pharmacogenomics 2

PHPS 591

Basic & Applied Toxicology 2

Fourth Year (P-4), Advanced Professional Practice Experiences

Course Number Title Credits

PHPP 540

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential - Ambulatory Care 6

PHPP 541

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential - Community Practice 6

PHPP 542

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential - Medicine 6

PHPP 543

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential - Hospital Pharmacy 6

PHPP 544

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential - Elective I 6

PHPP 545

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential - Elective II 6

PHPP 547

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential - NAPLEX/MPJE Preparation 1

Electives

Course Number Title Credits

MGT 490

Strategic Management 3

ECON 430

Quantitative Forecasting 3

PHPP 530

Basic Research Methods 1

PHPP 531

Survey, Epidemiology, and Qualitative Research Methods 1

PHPP 546

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience 6

PHPP 550

History of Pharmacy 2

PHPP 553

Current Topics in Healthcare 1

PHPP 554

Zoonotic Diseases 1

PHPP 555

Intro to Veterinary Medicine 1

PHPP 556

Advanced Topics in Hypertension 1

PHPP 557

Personal Finance 1

PHPP 558

Business Admin Overview 1

PHPP 559

Spanish for Healthcare Professionals 1

PHPP 560

Pharmacy Leadership 1

PHPP 561

Pharmacy and Therapeutics Competition 1

PHPP 564

Advanced Managed Health Care 1

PHPP 567

Rural Health Science: Introduction 2

PHPP 568

Rural Health Science: Advanced Topics 2

PHPP 599

Directed Studies (To Be Arranged) 1

PHPS 550

Genetics in Medicine 2

PHPS 553

Radioactivity in Pharmacy 1

PHPS 554

Herb Medicine & Hawaiian Med Plants 1

PHPS 555

Geographic (Tropical) Medicine 1

PHPS 559

Environmental Toxicology 1

PHPS 561

Emerging Trends Drug Discovery 1

PHPS 562

Discovery & Development of Blockbuster Drug 1

PHPS 563

Current Advances in Neuropharmacology 1

PHPS 565

Genetics & Pharmacology of Malaria 1

PHPS 567

Pharmacogenetics 1

PHPS 568

Antibiotic Mechanisms & Applications 1

PHPS 569

Cancer Prevention 1

PHPS 570

Drugs from the Ocean 1

PHPS 599

Directed Studies (To Be Arranged) 1