The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics houses two divisions:
The MNPC Division offers research programs in drug metabolism, biocatalysis, pharmaceutical toxicology, organic synthesis, drug design, biopolymeric drugs, biotechnology and structural biology, computer aided drug discovery, structure-activity relationships, bioanalytical chemistry, and molecular pharmacology.
It contains one Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree program:
The PTT Division focuses on physical pharmacy, dosage form development and performance, and industrial/manufacturing pharmacy, as well as the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of drugs and biological molecules.
It contains two PhD degree programs: