College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

of Ph.D. graduates obtain a first-time position after graduation

Residency match rate exceeds the national average

1 of 19
Schools in the U.S. to offer a B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences programs

UToledo — one of the nation's most comprehensive pharmacy schools

Become a pharmacist with a degree from our acclaimed Pharm.D. program. Or find a fulfilling career as a cosmetic chemist, researcher in pharmaceutical sciences or professor. You also can prepare to become a physician or other health professional.

  • Five research-related undergraduate majors with required internship experience
  • The nation’s only bachelor’s degree program in cosmetic science and formulation design
  • A path to medical school
  • Six-year Pharm.D. program with exam passage rates that consistently exceed national averages
  • Internationally known faculty
  • Four master’s programs and two research doctoral programs
  • A real-world healthcare environment that includes our medical center, as well as medical, nursing and pharmacy schools

Read more about Why UToledo Pharmacy is the program for you.

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Want to become a pharmacist?

We have one of the best Pharm.D. programs in the U.S. Our program is unique. With no prior credit, you will become a pharmacist in just six years instead of the eight it takes at many other schools.

  • Start out in pre-pharmacy and take one of three pathways into our nationally ranked Pharm.D. program.
  • We don't require the PCAT entrance exam for admission into the Pharm.D. program.
  • Enter the Pharm.D. program after fulfilling your prerequisites from another university.
  • Learn in a state-of-the-art medical environment with peers in other health professions.
  • Be mentored by UToledo pharmacy alumni.

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a man in white coat is grabbing a bin in a research lab


Our Pharmacology/Toxicology program emphasizes lab work from the start. Undergrads take research courses early in their pre-professional education and learn the effects of drugs on the body. Learn more.

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Pharmacy Residency Programs

We offer residency training in hospital pharmacy, managed care, critical care and community pharmacy. Learn more.

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Undergraduate Internships

B.S.P.S. students get real-world experience during a 10-week internship in their third year. This internship is mandatory and provides students with practical workplace experience. Learn more.



Meet Jada Bouyer

'22, BSPS in Pharmacology-Toxicology

“My experience at Toledo has been great. I think I've grown as an athlete, but as a person too. I think that's been my favorite part about being here.”

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Meet Dyamond Dieudonne

'21, BSPS in Cosmetic Science and Formulation Design

“There are so many things we can do with this degree. It’s a very unique program and it’s very personalized. You can definitely make it where it feels like it’s geared toward you as an individual.”

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Meet Jared Malott

'22, Doctor of Pharmacy

"UToledo has an incredible campus environment, and I fell in love with it when I first toured. UToledo has provided me with extensive opportunities for leadership development, to serve to the community, and have academic success. The support for student engagement was a huge deciding factor in ensuring UToledo was right for me. I wouldn’t trade my education or time at UToledo for anything!"

Meet Rachel Larmer

'22, Dual Degree in Doctor of Pharmacy and MBA

“I can honestly say I am so happy I made the decision to come here (over 700 miles from where I grew up) because everything I saw as a prospective student held true. Everyone is so supportive and dedicated to the students. UToledo was actually the only college I applied to!”


Last Updated: 11/29/22