University of Southern California


USC School of Pharmacy

Established in 1905, the School of Pharmacy is recognized for its outstanding curriculum and excellence in research focusing on innovative practice models, drug discovery and delivery, neuroscience, and pharmaceutical and health economics. In addition to a progressive Pharm.D. curriculum, the school offers a number of unique dual- and joint-degree programs, including the Pharm.D./M.B.A., the Pharm.D./J.D., the Pharm.D./M.S. in regulatory science, and a translational doctoral program in clinical and experimental therapeutics. The school’s regulatory science program also offers a master of science degree and the country’s only professional doctorate in regulatory science (D.R.Sc.). Master’s and doctoral programs are available in pharmacology, pharmaceutical sciences and pharmaceutical economics and policy.


R. Pete Vanderveen

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School of Pharmacy
1985 Zonal Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90089-9121
(323) 442-1369




76 full-time

Graduate Students

Degrees and Programs Offered