The PharmD/MBA is designed to enhance student leadership skills in preparation for management careers in a diverse range of health care positions, and develop entrepreneurial capabilities for careers in independent and corporate pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry.
MBA Credit Requirement: 42
PharmD Credit Requirement: 134
Total Credit: 176
12 PharmD credits will be accepted as MBA electives
11 MBA credits will be accepted in PharmD as electives
Dual Degree Policy
Students must apply to each institution for admission. The Smith School of Business and the School of Pharmacy use separate application processes for admission purposes. Students must meet the admissions requirements of both institutions. Furthermore, once admitted into the program, students will be subject to the rules and conditions of both institutions about acceptable academic performance, reasonable progress toward completion of the degree, and standards of ethical conduct.
|Applications completed by:||Will receive decisions by:|
|October 1, 2019||December 23, 2019|
|November 1, 2019||January 15, 2020|
|December 15, 2019||March 15, 2020|
|January 15, 2020||April 15, 2020|
|March 1, 2020||May 1, 2020|
While in the MBA program all classes will be charged by the Robert H. Smith School tuition rates per credit hour. For more information on MBA tuition and fees please click here.