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BSc in Pharmacy

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General Information

Effective for Fall 2017, applications to this program will no longer be accepted.

Effective September 2017, there will be no further admissions to BSc Pharmacy. Interested students should apply to the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD). Students who entered the BSc program prior to September 2017 must complete all program requirements by April 30, 2022. Refer to the Calendar in effect at the time you were admitted or readmitted for the regulations governing the degree program requirements. The last BSc Pharmacy will be granted at Convocation 2022.

Program of Courses

Note: The following plan applies to students admitted to the BSc in Pharmacy program in 2014-2015 or later.

Year 4 (★31)

(Students will be off campus in one term: spring/summer, fall, or winter terms. Coursework will be completed in another term.

*Specialization Electives

Students wanting to further develop their intended pattern of specialization may want to select courses from the list of pattern-related electives identified by the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. At least ★3 of the ★9 Specialization Electives must be taken as a PHARM course. A list of available Specialization Electives will be provided by the Faculty office. Specialization Electives must be University of Alberta courses and must be taken during year four of the program. Transfer credit is not accepted for Specialization Electives.


Options normally are selected from courses offered outside the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. These courses allow students to pursue areas of personal interest and promote a liberal education.

Note: Only one junior course from each subject area is permitted. Junior courses are those numbered 199 or lower.

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