Quality Education in the Benedictine Tradition
Dr. Daryle FishCoordinator and AdvisorAllied Health ProgramsPhone: 724-805-2294
Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing
The cooperative program between Saint Vincent College and Duquesne University School of Pharmacy is a six-year doctorate program leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree. To practice pharmacy, students must pass a state licensure examination. Duquesne University requires that all students who wish to transfer into their program complete the PCAT exam, and interview as part of the application process.
Fall Semester BL 150 General Biology I - 3 credits BL 151 General Biology I Laboratory - 1 credit CH 101 General Chemistry I - 3 credits CH 103 General Chemistry I Laboratory - 1 credit TH 119 Exploring Religious Meaning- 3 credits PL 101 1st Philosophy - 3 credits First-Year Seminar - 1 creditTotal 15
Spring Semester BL 152 General Biology II - 3 credits BL 153 General Biology II Lab - 1 creditCH 102 General Chemistry II - 3 credits CH 104 General Chemistry II Lab - 1 creditEL 102 Language & Rhetoric - 3 credits PY 100 Introduction To Psychology - 3 credits MA 109 or MA 111 Calculus I - 4 creditsTotal 18
Fall Semester CH 221 Organic Chemistry I - 3 credits CH 223 Organic Chemistry I Laboratory - 1 credit PH 111 General Physics I - 3 credits PH 113 General Physics I Laboratory - 1 credit BA 350 or PY 203 Statistics I - 3 creditsEC 101 Microeconomics or EC 102 Macroeconomics - 3 credits Global Diversity* - 3 credits Total 17
Spring Semester CH 221 Organic Chemistry II - 3 credits CH 223 Organic Chemistry II Laboratory - 1 credit Ethics** - 3 credits Faith & Reasoning*** - 3 creditsAR/MU— Fine Arts Elective- 3 credits EL— English Literature - 3 creditsTotal 16
*Global Diversity includes one of the following: TH 380 World Religions, TH 385 Buddhism, HI 108 Traditional East Asian Societies, HI 109 Modern East Asian Societies, HI 233 History of Latin America, HI 270 The Rise of Chinese Civilization, HI 280 Islamic Civilization I 3, HI 123 Global History I, HI 102 Western Civilization I, or SO 101 Introduction to Sociology
** Ethics includes one of the following: PL 215 Ethics, Pl 216 Ethical Problems, TH 275 Catholic Sexual Ethics, PL 218 Bioethics, or TH 280 Catholic Bioethics
***Faith & Reasoning includes one of the following: PL 235 Philosophy of God, PL 240 Influence of Philosophy on Theology, PL 100 Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, TH 255 Religion and Politics, TH 300 Systematics I, TH 325 Vatican II History and Theology, TH 344 Classics in Catholic Theology, TH 348 Film, Fiction and Faith, TH 366 Religious Beliefs of Abraham Lincoln
In addition to the above requirements, all students that apply to Duquesne’s Pharmacy school after the fall of 2007 will be required to submit scores for the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT). An interview will also be required for Admission.