Pharmaceutical Sciences Mission and Vision


The mission of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences is to provide students with a contemporary and forward-thinking foundation in biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences.


The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences envisions itself as a leader in biomedical and pharmaceutical science education and research. 


The department will accomplish its vision through the following goals:

  1. Recruit and retain highly qualified and motivated faculty and staff.
  2. Deliver rigorous coursework to foster the development of ethical and critical thinking skills.
  3. Provide innovative instruction and curricular integration of biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences in collaboration with the Department of Pharmacy Practice.
  4. Incorporate new discoveries into coursework to provide students with current information and instill the importance of life-long learning.
  5. Support interprofessional education activities.
  6. Provide resources to develop faculty and staff as professionals, educators, and scholars.
  7. Acquire resources and funding to foster scientific inquiry.
  8. Encourage and enable faculty and staff to advance individual and collaborative research programs.
  9. Model professional behaviors and attitudes.