Academics

A high-quality education that remains one of the best values in the nation.

The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy offers a high-quality education that remains one of the best values in the nation. The college is organized into two academic departments and four divisions:

Pharmaceutical Sciences & Experimental Therapeutics (PSET)

PSET Divisions:
Medicinal & Natural Products Chemistry (MNPC)
Pharmaceutics & Translational Therapeutics (PTT)


Pharmacy Practice & Science (PPS)

PPS Divisions:
Health Services Research (HSR)
Applied Clinical Science (ACS)


Excellent knowledge base and work ethic

Students enrolled in our PharmD program progress through a four-year curriculum which prepares them to be outstanding pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists and meet the health care needs of diverse populations.

In addition, the College of Pharmacy offers four areas of graduate study. Our graduates have an excellent knowledge base and work ethic, and they are sought after by many companies and institutions. Faculty members are renowned across the world for their research, and they bring their results directly into classroom teaching.