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The Pharm D Program at the University of Pittsburgh

Required Courses for the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy

In preparation for completion for a degree in Pharmacy at the University of Pittsburgh, students at Pitt-Johnstown must compplete 65-66 credits of coursework,with a minimum QPA of 3.0 in mathematics and and science courses, with no course repeats and no grade below a C. Students must also maintain a 3.0 QPA overall.

Required Pre-Pharmacy courses:

Biology:General Biology I (Bio 0110) and lab (Bio 0111)
General Biology II (0120) and lab (Bio 0121)


General Chemistry I (Chem 0111) and lab (Chem 0113)
General Chemistry II (Chem0112) and lab (0114)
Organic Chemistdry I (0231) and lab (0233)
Organic Chemistry II (0232) and lab (Chem 0234)
English Composition:English Composition 0005 and 0006


Analytical Geometry & Calculus I (Math 0121)

A course in statistics:

Social Statistics (Stat 1020) or Statistics for business/Economics (Stat 1040),
Intro to Probability & Statistics (Math 1153) or Psycological Data Evaluation (psy 0270)
 Psychology:Introduction to Psycology (Psy 0200)
General Education Electives:In addition, students must take 18 credits of General Education Electives in the Social Sciences and Humanities

General Education Electives
When selecting your general education electives, choose courses that will also satisfy Gen Ed requirements at Pitt-Johnstown.