Pursue hands-on collaborative research at every level of your education with our distinctive degree programs.

  • Undergraduate Program
    Majoring in pharmacology and toxicology grounds you in biomedical concepts and research skills that pave the way for successful graduate study or careers in industry.
  • BS/MS Dual Degree Program
    Jump-start your career in pharmacology and toxicology by combining your Bachelor’s in Science (BS) degree with a Master’s in Science (MS) in only five years.
  • Master’s Program (MS)
    Our master’s in pharmacology provides you with a foundation in the discipline and helps you develop an individualized program of research.
  • PhD Program
    As a pharmacology PhD candidate, you will do research in our highly collaborative environment, present your findings in a variety of settings and acquire the skills of a well-rounded, independent research scientist.
  • MD-PhD Program
    Carry out your PhD research in a department as committed to interdisciplinarity and collaboration as you work toward your MD-PhD.
  • Fellowships and Awards
    We celebrate scholarly excellence and contributions to the scientific community through competitive annual awards. 
  • Graduate Student Activities
    Pharmacology and toxicology graduate students meet on a formal and informal basis and organize departmentwide events, including participation in the annual Upstate New York Pharmacology Society Annual Meeting.
  • How to Apply
    Learn about our admissions criteria and how to apply at the undergraduate, graduate or doctoral level.