Student Life at the College of Pharmacy
Follow Ernie, April and Rachel as they learn, laugh and discover on the college's Duluth and Minneapolis campuses.
Mike Swanoski: Pharmacists Play a Key Role in Improving Patient Health, Outcomes at Essentia Health
Pharmacists providing medication therapy management (MTM) play a key role in the health care team.
American Indian Graduate Students Break Ground in the Field
Our college’s two Ph.D. students are the only American Indian students out of 359 Social & Administrative Pharmacy Ph.D. students nationwide.
College Of Pharmacy Celebrates 10 Years On Duluth Campus
The College of Pharmacy, Duluth was founded in response to a profound shortage of pharmacists in the state.
Amy Renne: Working Toward Greater Understanding
An academic advisor in the College of Pharmacy, Duluth advocating for students from under served communities in the U.S. and for international students
Exploring Health through Art, History and Culture in Italy
Four pharmacy students and Assistant Professor Karen Bastianelli traveled to Italy to explore historical and cultural venues and their relationship to health.
Study Aims to Help Local Truck Drivers Meet Their Blood Pressure Goals
For truck drivers, achieving and maintaining a healthy blood pressure is essential for maintaining their commercial driver’s license.
Creating Advanced Pharmacy Practitioners
This fall the college launched its new curriculum designed to prepare generalist pharmacy practitioners to work on today’s health care team.
Game Changer: Michelle Johnson-Jennings
As a Choctaw tribal member, College of Pharmacy, Duluth Faculty member Johnson-Jennings has devoted her career to giving back to the American Indian community by working fervently to bridge health disparity gaps.
One College, Two Campuses
The College of Pharmacy, Duluth offers education, research, practice and service focused on the health and well-being of underserved, rural, and indigenous communities.
Our college is the only pharmacy school in Minnesota offering Pharm.D., Ph.D. and M.S. programs on both the Twin Cities and Duluth campuses. Faculty and staff are shared between campuses, which also share curriculum.
The College of Pharmacy consistently ranks among the top three pharmacy schools in the nation and houses some of the nation's top researchers and educates some of the brightest students in the nation.
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) Program
The Pharm.D. degree program educates students to become pharmacists who are generalist pharmacy practitioners and prepared to identify, resolve and prevent drug related problems. Pharmacy students learn to provide patient care to achieve positive drug therapy outcomes that improve the quality of patients’ lives.
One unique aspect of the two campus program is that students create one cohesive class. With 60 students per class, our students in Duluth form very tight connections with their classmates, faculty and staff that last throughout a career.
The Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences
The College of Pharmacy, Duluth is home to the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences whose mission is to continuously improve interdisciplinary pharmaceutical care education, research, practice and service focused on the health and well-being of underserved, rural, and indigenous communities.