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Pharmacy & Health Sciences Admissions

Launching Healthcare Leaders Leaders

Explore Master's and Doctoral Programs at Western New England University's College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Welcome to the Admissions Office at the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences! Since its establishment, the College has provided ambitious students like yourself with forward-leaning programs and valuable experiential learning experiences. These experiences, coupled with our commitment to lifelong learning, community service, and leadership, are what make us the healthcare leaders we are. Discover how the WNE experience can help you launch a successful career aimed at creating a healthier, happier world.

Earn Your Master's or Doctoral Degree at an Accredited University

Ready to take the next steps toward becoming a healthcare professional? At Western New England University, you'll gain the experience and skills you need to impact lives. Through a personalized, thorough educational experience in the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, you will be transformed into a work-ready professional, fully equipped to make strides in your healthcare career.

We offer a variety of master's and doctoral programs in vast and growing areas like Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacogenomics, and Medical Sciences. Interested in pursuing more than one program? We offer combined and dual degrees that can save you priceless time and thousands of dollars of tuition on your academic journey.

81% The WNE PharmD Class of 2023's pass rate on the NAPLEX exam (national average 78.6%)
75% MPJE pass rate (national in-state pass rate is 74.4%)

Unleash Your Potential in Cutting-Edge Facilities

As a student, you'll learn and work in top-notch facilities with impressive up-to-date laboratories and small classes designed to enhance your learning experience. You'll be taught by knowledgeable instructors, many of whom are past and present industry leaders in healthcare. With a powerful combination of mentorship, quality programs, and clinical experience, you'll be ready to contribute new, exciting breakthroughs in the world of patient-centered healthcare and research.

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Doctor of Pharmacy Admissions

Discover the educational experience you've been looking for: a student-to-faculty ratio of 10:1, small laboratory classes, and the flexibility you need to reach your goals wherever you are. Learn more about our outstanding preparation for the NAPLEX exam and why our pass rates have topped state and national results for over four consecutive years.

Doctor of Pharmacy

Occupational Therapy

Doctor of Occupational Therapy Admissions

What's more rewarding than helping patients overcome physical challenges and injuries and get back to their daily lives? Our Doctor of Occupational Therapy program prepares you to make your mark in the healthcare field through advanced graduate knowledge and practicum experiences. Discover necessary information, from program requirements to scholarships and other financial aid.

Doctor of Occupational Therapy


Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences Admissions

The Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences offers small class sizes, giving you the individualized support and attention you need to exceed your goals. Discover how you can be a part of exciting breakthroughs that help save lives.

MS in Pharmaceutical Sciences

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Master of Science in Pharmacogenomics Admissions

Learn and work alongside expert faculty scientists, including Dean John Pezzuto, who is regarded as one of the top 2% of scientists in the world of medicinal and biomolecular chemistry by Stanford University. With small cohorts and class sizes, you'll work toward new discoveries in the field of Pharmacogenomics from day one.

MS in Pharmacogenomics

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Master of Science in Medical Sciences Admissions

Our MS in Medical Sciences lets you customize your studies based on your interests through elective coursework opportunities. The MSMS is designed to assist students who are looking to enter medical, dental, nursing, or other healthcare programs as well as opportunities in clinical work, research positions, or public health careers.

MS in Medical Sciences

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Discover Dual and Combined Degree Opportunities

Looking to pursue more than one master's or doctoral degree? The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at WNE offers combined and dual degrees that can save you time and tuition as you work toward your goals. Discover how you can get ahead of the curve through our unique and flexible programs.

Dual & Combined Degrees

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences News

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Duggan Academy interns learning the art and science of Occupational Therapy from WNE OTD students

Department of Occupational Therapy Expands Partnership with John J. Duggan Academy

Western New England University's Occupational Therapy Department deepens collaboration with John J. Duggan Academy, offering internships for experiential learning, academic growth, and mentorship in healthcare.

University News, Pharmacy and Health Sciences
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Interprofessional Healthcare Simulation Day Cultivates Collaborative Skills Among Health Profession Students

At Western New England University, Pharmacy, OT, PA, and Nursing students engage in an Interprofessional Healthcare Simulation Day, honing collaborative skills vital for effective patient care in today's complex healthcare landscape.

University News, Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Members of the West Springfield Fire Department and WNE OTD students pose for a photo with BEary Bags in front of a fire engine at the WSFD station.

Department of Occupational Therapy Collaborates with West Springfield Fire Department to Launch New Project Aimed at Promoting Calmness

The "BEary Calm Bags" project, a collaboration between Western New England University Department of Occupational Therapy and the West Springfield Fire Department, aims to improve emergency response experiences for individuals with sensory sensitivities, disabilities, and communication barriers.

University News, Pharmacy and Health Sciences
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