USC Pre-Pharmacy Announcements

Optional B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences

USC Pre-Pharmacy students now have the option of obtaining the B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences prior to graduating with the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD).   To graduate with the OPTIONAL B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences degree, pre-pharmacy students must meet the following criteria:

1.      Complete all requirements for the Carolina Core

2.      Must be admitted into the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) program at the USC Campus

3.      Complete the first two years of the Pharm.D. program

The B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences is awarded at the conclusion of the second professional year.  The Pharm.D. is awarded at the end of the fourth professional year.   For more information on the undergraduate requirements of the B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences degree, including Carolina Core coursework, click “Pre-Pharmacy Curriculum.”