What Can I Do With a Major In Pharmaceutical Sciences?
UGA Specific Information for Pharmaceutical Sciences
The Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences is an undergraduate degree program that provides students with an understanding of how medications are delivered, pharmaceutical drugs interact with the human body, drugs are researched and developed, and how all basic sciences play a role in the development of modern therapeutics. The Pharmaceutical Sciences program offers hands-on career development in a classroom environment where learning is delivered by outstanding faculty, combined with real-world laboratory experiments. This major provides students the opportunity to gain valuable experience working in a Good Manufacturing Practices Laboratory while working directly with faculty members on laboratory-centered, independent research projects.
Class of 2019 Career Outcomes for Pharmaceutical Sciences*
** Includes Self-Employed
Additional UGA Career Center Recommendations/Considerations
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O*NET (click on Find Occupations)
Occupational Outlook Handbook (type in general term for career of interest)
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Idealist (nonprofit jobs)
USAJobs (federal jobs)
The information below represents employers and position titles from the Class of 2019 Career Outcomes Survey. To view historical Career Outcomes for this major, click here and select "Historical Data" from the navigation menu.
|AmbioPharm||Quality Assurance Associate I||Children's National Health System||Research Assistant Intern||Indegene||Pharmaceutical Sales Representative||John Calvert||Assistant Professor||Lonza||Product Development Intern||Merck||MRL Global Regulatory CMC Intern|
GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS ATTENDED BY UGA Pharmaceutical Sciences - Bachelor's Degree MAJORS FOR THE CLASS OF 2019**
|Mercer University||Pharmacy, PharmD||The University of Tennessee Health Science Center||Pharmacy, PharmD||University of Georgia||Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences, MS; Pharmacy, PharmD||University of Kentucky||Medicinal Bioorganic and Computational Chemistry, PhD|