Cosmetic Science Program

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Required Courses

Course Title

Course Number

Hours

Semester

Prerequisite

Skin Care Science*

PCEU 8010

3

Fall

None

Introduction to surface, colloid and membrane science*

PCEU 6020

2

Spring

None

Hair Care Science

PCEU 8030

2

Spring/Summer

None

Skin, Hair and Oral Care Products

PCEU 8051

3

Fall

PCEU6020

Pharmaceutical Science Journal Club

PCEU 7004 – 001 or

PCEU 7004 - 002

1

Fall

None

Advanced Surface, colloid and formulation science

PCEU 6025

2

Fall

PCEU 6020

Statistical Data Analysis or

Biostatistics and research methods

EDST 7010 or

PH XXXX

3

Fall

Summer

None

Ethical foundation for researchers

PHIL 6050.001

1

Spring

None

Cosmetic Science Project I (Capstone)

PCEU 8081

2

All

MS Cand.; PCEU8051

Cosmetic Science Project II (Capstone)

PCEU 8091

2

All

PCEU8081

**Please note that only PCEU 8010 and PCEU 6020 are required for the Graduate Certificate.

 

Elective Courses

Course Title

Course Number

Hours

Semester

Prerequisite

Cosmetic Microbiology

PCEU 8080

2

Fall

None

Cosmetic Safety

PCEU 8005

2

Fall

PCEU 8051

Cosmetic Regulatory

TBD

2

Fall

None

Global Reg. & Dev. Strategies of Drugs and Medical Devices

PHDD 8010

3

Fall

None

Molecular Biology of Skin

PCEU 8070

Spring

PCEU 8010

Color Cosmetics

PCEU 8040

2

Spring

PCEU 6020

OTC Drug Products

PCEU 8089

3

Spring

PCEU 8051

Clinical and Instrumental Testing of Skin

PCEU 8060

2

Spring

PCEU 8010

Fragrance Science

TBD

2

Spring

None

Pharmaceutical Economics and Management

PHDD 8080

3

Spring 

None

Consumer Understanding

PCEU 8016

2

Summer

None

Cosmetic Pharmacology

PCEU 8015

2

Summer

PCEU 8010

Cosmetic Science Lab

PCEU 8021L

2

Summer

PCEU 6020 and PCEU 8051

 

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