MS in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Graduates of USC Mann’s multidisciplinary master’s degree programs are highly sought after by leading institutions in academia, industry and government. The Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences emphasizes basic as well as applied research in drug delivery and targeting, utilizing medicinal chemistry, computational chemistry, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, immunology, and molecular and cell biology. The PSCI MS program and the MPTX MS program are both administered under the umbrella of the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Faculty Director

Roger F. Duncan, PhD Headshot

Roger F. Duncan, PhD

Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Anushka Rajesh

Why was USC a good fit for you?

“As an international student, it was important for me to get a well-rounded experience in terms of the curriculum, faculty, research interests, prospects after graduation, culture and even the location. USC ticked all the boxes. I was lucky to have been accepted into my dream school!”

Anushka Rajesh

MS Pharmaceutical Sciences ’21

Research Associate at Vir Biotechnology, Inc.