Pharmacy Leadership Program

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Course List

Pharmacy Leadership Curriculum:

Each course in the program is worth 3 semester credit hours and is completed in a compressed schedule of 7.5 weeks. Students take one 7.5 week course at a time, completing two courses each semester as they proceed through the program.

An Optimal Learning Experience to Advance both your Business and Leadership Skills!

Leadership and Management Principles and Skill Development Exercises are woven into Active Learning content of all courses. To maximize your learning experience, professional growth and development occurs through application of leadership principles with case studies and activities included in every course in the program.

Benefit from learning about health care issues from a variety of perspectives and stakeholders in the health care system.

Classmates and professors will include pharmacists and health care professionals from a variety of practice settings and locations. During the MBA and MHA courses, join students from all types of health professional and business backgrounds to learn about health care administration and health related business issues and apply leadership skills in an interdisciplinary approach.

Courses for the Graduate Certificate (5 courses, 15 credit hours)


1 Course from MHA Program:
Principles of Leadership (HCA 7002)

1 Course from MBA Program:
Managerial Accounting & Financial Decision Making for the Pharmacist (ACCT 7021)

3 Courses from the College of Pharmacy Elective Options:

  • Human Resource Management in Pharmacy (PHLD 8020)
  • Communication for Pharmacy Leaders (PHLD 8030)
  • The Healthcare Marketplace: Pharmacy Economics (PHLD 8050)
  • Medication Use System Management (PHLD 8040)
  • Leading Quality Management in Pharmacy (PHLD 8010)

Courses for the Master of Science in Pharmacy Leadership (10 courses, 30 credit hours)


2 Courses from MHA Program:

  • Health Systems Management: Organization & Delivery (HCA 7001)
  • Principles of Leadership (HCA 7002)

2 Courses from MBA Program:

  • Managerial Accounting & Financial Decision Making for the Pharmacist (ACCT 7021)
  • Healthcare Marketplace: Health Economics (ECON 7021)

6 Courses from the College of Pharmacy:

  • Human Resource Management in Pharmacy (PHLD 8020)
  • Communication for Pharmacy Leaders (PHLD 8030)
  • The Healthcare Marketplace: Pharmacy Economics (PHLD 8050)
  • Medication Use System Management (PHLD 8040)
  • Leading Quality Management in Pharmacy (PHLD 8010)
  • Pharmacy Leadership Capstone (PHLD 8060)

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