Pharm.D. and Health Informatics

Dual Pharm.D. and M.S. Degrees

A comprehensive education combining computer science and clinical applications will give you the skills needed to not only be more marketable in a field increasingly more reliant on technology, but also accelerate your career into numerous dimensions of pharmacy practice including hospitals and health systems, eHealth companies, insurers and pharmaceutical companies.

With both a Doctor of Pharmacy and a Master of Science in Health Informatics dual degree you’ll have a foundation in health informatics that will position you well for the role of blending information and technology and patient care.

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Program Snapshot

Program Format
Combination of online and on-campus courses

Credits for Completion
165 credit hours

Tuition for the 24-25 Academic Year
M.S. courses: $976 per credit hour
Pharm.D. courses: $1,161 per credit hour

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Program Components

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Pharm.D. Requirements

150 program credits are required for the Doctor of Pharmacy Degree. The Pharm.D. portion of the program must be completed within four years.

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M.S./Pharm.D. Classes

Earn an M.S. in Health Informatics by completing 12 qualifying graduate courses, seven of which can be taken as requirements or electives during the Pharm.D. portion of the program.

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M.S. Requirements

The additional five Health Informatics courses can be taken online in 8-week terms over the summer, making it easy to earn your M.S. and Pharm.D. concurrently and at your own pace.

Program Details

Get all the details on our Pharm.D. and Health Informatics dual degree program, including course requirements and application materials.

How to Apply

Students interested in earning both the Doctor of Pharmacy degree and the Master of Science in Health Informatics degree must apply for and enroll in both programs. Please see each program page for application requirements and eligibility criteria.

The Pharmacy College Admissions Test (PCAT) is not required. Prerequisite course work must be completed prior to matriculation and can be marked "in progress" at the time of application.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition for the 2024-2025 academic year:
M.S. courses: $976 per credit hour,
Pharm.D. courses: $1,161 per credit hour
The first three courses taken from Health Informatics toward the dual degree program are charged the Pharm.D. tuition rate. The remaining Health Informatics courses are charged at the M.S. rate.
Total program credits: 165
Enrollment Deposit: $500
If admitted, a nonrefundable enrollment deposit is required to hold your position in the Pharm.D. program. The deposit will be applied toward your tuition.

Tuition is one part of the overall cost of attendance, which includes all expenses students may have, including basic living costs. For more information about tuition, fees and your estimated cost of attendance, visit the relevant Cost of Attendance page. Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Regis also offers a variety of scholarships, grants and other programs to help you pay for school. Visit Financial Aid for more information.

Program Progression

Students with a baccalaureate degree or 90 undergraduate credit hours may enroll in M.S. coursework prior to entering the first year of the Pharm.D. program. Students with fewer than 90 undergraduate credit hours may enroll in M.S. coursework following completion of the first year of the Pharm.D. program.

The Pharm.D. program application opens in Mid-July, with the program starting late August of the following year. Visit the Pharm.D. program page for more information.

A Culture of Excellence

The Doctor of Pharmacy & Health Informatics Dual is offered by the School of Pharmacy within the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions.