Pomona, CA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
65%
35%
student ratio
550
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
November 1
fall application deadline
36%
acceptance rate
2 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 8
    • Doctoral Degrees 124
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

36% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 905
    • Accepted 332
    • Acceptance Rate 36
    • Enrolled 143
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, minimum overall GPA of 2.5; BS in pharmacy, and chemistry, biology or related scientific area
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 2.5, letters of recommendation, BS in pharmacy or equivalent (recommended)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 2
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students550
    • Female Percentage65%
    • Male Percentage35%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students550
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian19%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian52%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown or International Student10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty42
    • Full-time Percentage93%
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDrug policy, international pharmacy education, formulation development of novel drug delivery systems, application of nanotechnology for controlled release system design, cancer chemoprevention.
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,365,636

Location & Contact

College of Pharmacy

Western University of Health Sciences

309 East Second Street
Pomona, CA 91766-1854
United States

Dr. Daniel Robinson

Dean

Phone: 909-469-5533
Fax: 909-469-5539
Email: drobinson@westernu.edu

Kathryn Ford

Director of Admissions

Phone: 909-469-5335
Fax: 909-469-5570
Email: admissions@westernu.edu

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