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.

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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