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Virginia Commonwealth University

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Richmond, VA

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Overview

Virginia Commonwealth University / Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology is located in Richmond, VA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
(Certificate) Pharmacology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Neuroscience
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Pharmacology and toxicology
Master of Science (MS) Pharmacology and toxicology

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE or MCAT
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE or MCAT
Thesis Required
Comprehensive oral and written exams

Admissions

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE or MCAT
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE or MCAT

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Research

Focus of faculty research: Drug abuse, drug metabolism, pharmacodynamics, peptide synthesis, receptor mechanisms
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 901 West Franklin Street
Richmond, VA  23284-9005
United States
Contact Dr. William L. Dewey
Chair
Email: wdewey@vcu.edu
Phone: 804-827-0375
Fax: 804-827-1548