The College of Pharmacy provides a student-focused learning experience delivered through an innovative curriculum. With a foundation of collaborative interprofessional learning and experiential training with an emphasis on a patient- centered philosophy, HSC prepares student pharmacists for diverse career opportunities in a continuously evolving health care landscape.
Faculty clinical pharmacists are board-certified and practice in specialties ranging from ambulatory care and internal medicine to infectious diseases and pediatrics. Students have access to more than 1,500 licensed pharmacist preceptors at rotation sites in Texas.
HSC researchers are leaders in drug discovery and achieving health equity that advance patient care and improve health. Students are an integral part of the faculty’s research activities with abundant opportunities ranging from pharmaceutical sciences to health outcomes research.
Building on the strength of the PharmD program and faculty expertise, the college offers additional educational programs and dual degrees to pursue specialized career paths to match students’ strengths and interests.