B.S. in Biology/Doctor of Pharmacy


1st Semester (15 credits)

BIOL1251        General Biology I 
BIOL1253        General Biology I Lab
CHEM1201     General Chemistry I
CHEM1203     General Chemistry Lab I
ENWR1101     Academic Writing
MATH2337      Applied Statistics I
UNIV1001       Transitioning to University Life

2nd Semester (16 credits)

BIOL1252        General Biology II 
BIOL1254        General Biology II Lab
CHEM1202     General Chemistry II
CHEM1204     General Chemistry Lab II
ENWR1102     Academic Research & Writing
Math Sequence
UNIV1002        Preparing for Professional Life

3rd Semester (16 credits)

BIOL2250/BIOL2150      Ecology & Field Biology and Lab  (or)
MBIO1209/MBIO1219     Intro to Marine Biology & Lab
CHEM2261     Organic Chemistry I
CHEM2263     Organic Chemistry Lab I
2Humanities Elective
Mathematics Sequence

4th Semester (15 credits)

BIOL2210/BIOL2211     Genetics and Lab
CHEM2262     Organic Chemistry II
CHEM2264     Organic Chemistry Lab II
2Humanities Elective
UNIV2002       Global issues

5th Semester (16 credits)

BIOL2237/BIOL2239     Human Structure & Function and Lab
BIOL3225/BIOL3226     General Microbiology & Lab
BIOL4900        Biology Seminar I
PHYS2203      University Physics I
PHYS2201      Physics Lab I
UNIV2001       Cross-cultural Perspectives

6th Semester (18 credits)

BIOL3357/BIOL3358      Human Structure & Function II & Lab
BIOL4240/BIOL4241      Molecular Cell Biology & Lab
CHEM3281     Biochemistry I
PHYS2204      University Physics II
PHYS2202      Physics Lab II
3Speech/Prof Communication Elective

7th Semester (20 credits)

PHRM6100     Found in Pharmaceutical Science
PHRM6101     Found in Integrtd Pharmacotherapy I
PHRM6201     Pharmaceutics I: Concepts & Calc
PHRM6211     Pharmaceutical Calculations
PHRM6301     Medical Comm & Technical Wrtng
PHRM6321     Pharmacy Law & Ethics
PHRM6401     Prof Pharm Pract I: Hlth Care Delivery

8th Semester (18 credits)

PHRM6102     Intgrtd Pharmacotherapy II: Gastrointestinal
PHRM6103     Intg Phrmcothrpy III: Derm,OTC,Self  
PHRM6104     Intg Phrmcothrpy IV: Cardiology 
PHRM6111     Intg Phrmcothrpy Conceptual Cnctn
PHRM6202     Phrmctics II: Dsage Frms&Drug Dlvry
PHRM6402     Prof Phrmcy Pract II: Phrmcst Roles
PHRM6701     Beyond the Curriculum

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

WRITTEN COMMUNICATION:  ENWR1101 and 1102 will satisfy this requirement.

QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS (1MATHEMATICS SEQUENCE):  In the freshman year students are required to take either Precalculus or Calculus. The first-year course must be followed by a second mathematics course in sequence, i.e., Calculus I or Calculus II

2HUMANITIES:  Take six credits of any course that has the prefix ENGL, HIST, HUMN, LANG, PHIL, or RELI, or the following ART courses:  ART1103, 1107, 1108, 1120, 1131, 1133, 1135, 1136, 1137, 2137, and 2238. Courses may be within the same discipline or different disciplines, but either way at least one course must be at the 2000 level or above.

3SPEECH/PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION:  Requirements consist of a three-credit Speech course.

5ETHICAL AND MORAL ANALYSIS:  Students must take BIOL4405 Ethics in Science to satisfy this requirement.

ART AND CULTURE:  This requirement is waived as it will be satisfied by UNIV2002 Global Issues.

SCIENTIFIC ANALYSIS:  This requirement will be satisfied by CHEM1201 and 1202.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS:

3YEARS 5-7 – SCHOOL of PHARMACY:

PHRM6501     Intro Pharmacy Practice Experience 
PHRM7105     Integrated Pharmacotherapy V: Neurology, Psych. Anesth.
PHRM7106     Integrated Pharmacotherapy VI:  Infectious Disease   
PHRM7107     Integrated Pharmacotherapy VII:  Pulmonary, EENT 
PHRM7108     Integrated Pharmacotherapy VIII:  Endocrine, Renal, Repro.
PHRM7111     Integrated Pharmacotherapy V-VI:  Conceptual Connection
PHRM7112     Integrated Pharmacotherapy VII-VIII:  Conceptual Connection
PHRM7201     Pharmaceutical Dispensing & Compounding  
PHRM7202     Pharmaceutics III:  Sterile Products & Biopharmaceuticals
PHRM7301     Biostatics
PHRM7302     Epidemiology & Public Health 
PHRM7401     Professional Pharmacy Practice III:  Informatics/Drug Info.  
PHRM7501     Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience II 
PHRM7701     Beyond the Curriculum II  
PHRM8109     Integrated Pharmacotherapy IX:  Autoimmune & Rare 
PHRM8110     Integrated Pharmacotherapy X:  Hematology/Oncology 
PHRM8111     Integrated Pharmacotherapy I-X:  Whole System Overview
PHRM8112     Case Studies in Pharmacy
PHRM8202     Pharmacogenomics & Personalized Medicine 
PHRM8301     Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmacoeconomics, Outcomes 
PHRM8302     Public Health & the Global Mission of Pharmacy   
PHRM8402     Professional Pharmacy Practice IV:  Leadership/Management 
PHRM8501     Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience III 
PHRM9101     Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience I:  Community
PHRM9102     Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience II: Institutional
PHRM9103     Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience III:  Am Care
PHRM9104     Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience IV:  Acute Care
PHRM92XX    Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience V:  Elective
PHRM93XX    Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience VI:  Elective
PHRM94XX    Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience VII:  Elective  
PHRM95XX    Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience VIII:  Elective
PHRM9900     Pharmacy Capstone
Elective Courses

A minimum of 124 credits is required for the BS degree; 96 of these are taken at the Metropolitan Campus in yrs. 1-3 + 28 credits (to be approved by department chair/director) in year 4 at FDU’s School of Pharmacy. Students not accepted into FDU’s School of Pharmacy have the option of switching out of the BS in Biology, PharmD combined degree and into another concentration.