University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Faculty

136 Faculty Members | 7:1 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

Our mission is excellence in pharmacy education, firmly grounded in and integrated with the sciences and the liberal arts. We are committed to the profession, the pharmaceutical sciences and the advancement of pharmacy practice through an emphasis on student-centered learning, scholarly activity and service to society.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

$30,147

Out of state

$30,147
Graduate

In state

No information

Out of state

No information

Financial Aid: Undergraduates

Received financial aid
100%
Did not receive aid
0%
Type of aid % of students recieving aid Average amount
Federal grants 93.0% $2,795
State/local grants 33.0% $2,345
Institutional grants 100.0% $17,885
Loans 72.0% $11,420

Financial aid resources

Paying for college

Learn about different ways to cover costs, incluing financial aid, GI Bills, grants and scholarships

Applying for financial Aid

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Full List of Majors

Undergraduate Majors X

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
    • Biomedical Sciences, General
      • A general, program that focuses on the integrative scientific study of biological issues related to health and medicine, or a program in one or more of the biomedical sciences that is undifferentiated as to title. Includes instruction in any of the basic medical sciences at the research level; biological science research in biomedical faculties; and general studies encompassing a variety of the biomedical disciplines. See other colleges that offer this major
  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
    • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
    • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
      • A program that focuses on the application of chemistry to the study of biologically and clinically active substances, biological and pharmacological interactions, and the development of associated research methods, techniques, and clinical trial procedures. Includes instruction in organic chemistry, biochemistry, molecular graphics, rational drug design, toxicology, molecular biology, pharmacology, enzyme mechanisms, receptor theory, neurochemistry, drug metabolism, drug synthesis, biological mechanisms of drug action, research tools and techniques, and laboratory safety. Examples: [Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS)], [Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (PhD)] See other colleges that offer this major
    • Pharmaceutical Sciences
      • A program that focuses on the basic sciences that underlie drugs and drug therapy and that prepares individuals for further study and/or careers in pharmaceutical science and research, pharmaceutical administration and sales, biotechnology, drug manufacturing, regulatory affairs, and related fields. Includes instruction in mathematics, biology, chemistry, physics, statistics, pharmaceutics, pharmacology and toxicology, dosage formulation, manufacturing, quality assurance, and regulations. See other colleges that offer this major
  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
      • A program that is a structured combination of the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, emphasizing breadth of study. Includes instruction in independently designed, individualized, or regular programs. See other colleges that offer this major
  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
    • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
      • A program that derives from two or more distinct programs and that is integrated around a unifying theme or topic that cannot be subsumed under a single discipline or occupational field. Examples: [Student-Designed Major] See other colleges that offer this major
    • Natural Sciences
    • Human Biology
      • An interdisciplinary program that focuses on understanding the human being from the biological, social science, and humanities perspectives and that addresses contemporary issues related to biology and society, such as global health and disease, environmental policy, bioethics, and biotechnology. Examples: [Biology and Society] See other colleges that offer this major
    • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Undergraduate acceptance rate

Acceptance rate
78.22%
  • Apply 349
  • Accepted 273
  • Attend 94

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$0
Graduate
No information

Undergraduate application requirements

  • High school transcript

    Required
  • High school GPA

    Required
  • Recommendation letter

    Recommended
  • Admissions test
    (SAT or ACT)

    Not applicable
  • TOEFL
    (international students)

    Required
  • Completion of college
    prep program

    Recommended
  • Demonstration of
    competencies

    Not applicable

Average sat scores

Half of the freshman class scored within these ranges. 25% scored lower and 25% scored higher. 2020 data.

Math
Reading

Average act scores

Half of the freshman class scored within these ranges. 25% scored lower and 25% scored higher. 2020 data.

Composite
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
64%
Male Students
36%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Caucasian60.02%
  2. Asian18.84%
  3. Black10.42%
  4. Two Or More Ethnicities5.41%
  5. Hispanic/Latino2.71%
  6. Not Specified2.3%
  7. American Indian/Alaska Native0.2%
  8. Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.1%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

1,067

Undergraduate students

359

Graduate students

708

Attendance breakdown

Full time
97%
Part time
3%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children

Top five largest sports teams

Male sports:
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Track and Field, Indoor
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
Female sports:
  • Softball
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
Full List of Athletics

Full List of Athletics X

    • Male

    • Soccer
    • Basketball
    • Volleyball
    • Track and Field, Indoor
    • Track and Field, Outdoor
    • Track and Field, X-Country
    • Tennis
    • Female

    • Softball
    • Soccer
    • Volleyball
    • Basketball
    • Track and Field, Indoor
    • Track and Field, Outdoor
    • Track and Field, X-Country
    • Tennis
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