A program that focuses on the scientific study of the formulation of medicinal substances into product vehicles capable of being stored, transported, and then introduced into the patient and behaving in ways optimal to therapeutic interaction. Includes instruction in statistics, biopharmaceutics, drug metabolism, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, physical pharmacy, pharmacological analysis, drug design and development, pharmacological biotechnology, chemical separations, spectroscopy, drug-host interactions, immunology, quantitative drug measurement, enzymatic transformations, and metabolic excretion.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||University of Toledo||108||3%||$24,109|
|2||South Dakota State University||75||3%||$19,446|
|3||Purdue University-Main Campus||44||0%||$23,242|
|5||University of Washington-Seattle Campus||20||0%||$27,034|
|6||West Chester University of Pennsylvania||14||0%||$25,690|
|7||University of Kansas||12||0%||$22,277|
|8||University at Buffalo||10||0%||$23,316|
|9||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||9||0%||$24,024|
|12||University of Rhode Island||6||0%||$26,882|
|13||University of Iowa||6||0%||$20,691|
|15||University of Kentucky||3||0%||$23,732|
|16||University of New Mexico-Main Campus||3||0%||$20,094|
|17||University of the Pacific||2||0%||$57,033|
|18||West Virginia University||2||0%||$18,375|
|20||Wayne State University||1||0%||$23,586|
|21||University of Wisconsin-Madison||1||0%||$23,931|
|22||University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center||1||0%||N/A|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Pharmaceutics and Drug Design program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.