I would like to do masters in Pharmacy in the USA. Which are the best universities for the same?What are the chances of getting a job?

Asked by AMEERA BASHEER almost 2 years ago

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Prakhar Tyagi

Prakhar Tyagi

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Taking on career duties that give treatment, prescription, and healthcare management, the Masters in Pharmacy programme at the University of the States of America lasts two to three years. Over 50 colleges in the USA offer it, primarily as an MS in Pharmaceutical Sciences or MS in Pharmacology.

The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education has approved all American universities that provide a master's degree in Pharmacy. Merck, Allergan, and other research areas in pharmaceutical, drug manufacturing, and regulatory degrees are a few of the well-known employers of pharmacy graduates in the United States.

Top colleges offering Masters in Pharmacy in the USA as per QS Rankings 2020: 

University of Michigan Ann Arbor    
QS National Ranking 2020: 22    
Total Program Fees (USD): 24,102

University of Minnesota    
QS National Ranking 2020: 41    
Total Program Fees (USD): 43,036

University of Pittsburgh    
QS National Ranking 2020: 45
Total Program Fees (USD): 37,678

University of Southern California    
QS National Ranking 2020: 51-100
Total Program Fees (USD): 77,120

North East University    
QS National Ranking 2020: 51-100
Total Program Fees (USD): 103,000

The Ohio State University    
QS National Ranking 2020: 51-100
Total Program Fees (USD): 23,392

University of Arizona    
QS National Ranking 2020: 151-200
Total Program Fees (USD): 22,400

Rutgers University    
QS National Ranking 2020: 151-200
Total Program Fees (USD): 74,962

University at Buffalo    
QS National Ranking 2020: 151-200
Total Program Fees (USD): 46,200

University of Georgia    
QS National Ranking 2020: 151-200
Total Program Fees (USD): 38,400

University of Maryland
Total Program Fees (USD): 28,560

To qualify for a Masters in Pharmacy in the USA, applicants must be sure to send in the necessary paperwork:

  • Completed admission application form
  • Academic transcripts from all educational institutions.
  • English language proficiency tests like TOEFL, IELTS, etc.
  • CV/Resume
  • Letter of recommendation(2-3)
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Proof of finances to cover
  • Copy of Passport

The average salary for a pharmaceutical industry employee in the USA is about USD 93,300 annually. The highest income increase, roughly 36% after five years of employment, is anticipated for someone with a Master's degree. Thus, they may expect a 23% increase. Compared to the US national average, which is 8% every 16 months, there is typically a 9% jump every 15 months.

Although American healthcare is among the greatest in the world, it is not always accessible to the general public. A master's in Pharmacy in the USA would enable the students to work closely with the healthcare sector. They will provide them with various job opportunities after earning the degree. 


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