Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Research that Reaches Out

Mercer University’s Master of Science (M.S.) in Pharmaceutical Sciences empowers you to fuel innovations in healthcare and shape the future of drug delivery. Immerse yourself in cutting-edge research, develop in-demand skills, and gain the competitive edge for a rewarding career as a Level 1 Research Scientist in the pharmaceutical industry, government agencies, or academia.

Why Choose Mercer

  • Real-world focus: Gain concrete skills and competencies through our 30-credit, two-year program, featuring both laboratory-based learning and thesis or non-thesis options.
  • Flexible pathways: Tailor your academic journey to fit your needs with on-campus or synchronous remote learning options (available for the non-thesis track).
  • Experienced faculty: Learn from renowned scientists and industry experts, gaining invaluable guidance and insights into the latest advancements in pharmaceutical research.
  • Career-ready skills: Master data analysis, scientific writing, and communication, preparing you for immediate impact in your chosen field.