Career Opportunities in Pharmacy Administration

The graduate program in pharmacy administration is designed to prepare you for responsible leadership positions in research, and/or management in health care institutions, academia, industry, or government. This includes careers in:

  • Universities
  • Pharmaceutical firms
  • Managed care organizations
  • Health insurance companies
  • Professional societies
  • Government agencies
  • International organizations.

Our pharmacy administration program provides you with the training necessary to adapt to the many changes in health care and education that affect the heath care system.

The pharmacy administration faculty are renown globally for their leadership in education, practice, research, and service. It is excellence in these areas that allows the University to maintain its eminent position in pharmacy education and provide our graduates with the abilities to dramatically affect the future of health care.

Pharmacy Administration Career Outlook

The health care system is undergoing rapid and significant change, fueled by the interaction of cost containment and the new biotechnologies. The coming decades will afford pharmacy administration professionals many opportunities for growth and development.

Along with the growing importance of drugs and medicines in society, there are increasingly complex interactions among public and private agencies, health insurers, managed care, pharmaceutical companies, providers, and consumers. The result is a critical need for persons with the advanced training offered by the graduate program in Pharmacy Administration.

Career Services

From career counseling, to helping you develop networks with other alumni, to helping you make contacts in the pharmaceutical industry, we can help you advance and develop your career. For information and assistance, contact our Office of Career Services at 215.596.8735.