Concordia University Wisconsin School of Pharmacy Doctor of Pharmacy Degree
Required and Elective Course Offerings by Semester

Fall P1 Semester

Required Courses

Phar 310 Pharmacy Biochemistry (4 cr)
Phar 312 Pharmacy Anatomy and Physiology (5 cr)
Phar 320 Pharmaceutics I (2 cr)
Phar 340 Pharmacy and the Healthcare System (3 cr)
Phar 370 Applied Patient Care I (2 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)
Phar 380 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience-1 (3 cr)
   (includes 2 weeks of pharmacy practice site-based learning)

Spring P1 Semester

Required Courses

Phar 314 Pharmacy Microbiology, Immunology, Molecular Biology (4 cr)
Phar 322 Pharmaceutics II (4 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)
Phar 330 Pharmacology & Medicinal Chemistry I (3 cr)
Phar 350 Pharmacotherapy I: Self-care (2 cr)
Phar 352 Pharmacy Calculations (1 cr)
Phar 372 Applied Patient Care II (2 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)
Phar 382 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience-2 (3 cr)
   (includes 2 weeks of pharmacy practice site-based learning)

Fall P2 Semester

Required Courses

Phar 424 Applied Pharmacokinetics (3 cr)
Phar 426 Advanced Pharmaceutical Preparations (2 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)
Phar 432 Pharmacology & Medicinal Chemistry II (4 cr)
Phar 450 Pharmacotherapy II (3 cr)
Phar 460 Medical Literature Evaluation I (2 cr)
Phar 470 Applied Patient Care III (2 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)
Phar 480 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience-3 (2 cr)
   (includes 2 weeks of pharmacy practice site-based learning)

Spring P2 Semester

Required Courses

Phar 434 Pharmacology & Medicinal Chemistry III (4 cr)
Phar 442 Social & Behavioral Pharmacy (2 cr)
Phar 452 Pharmacotherapy III (4 cr)
Phar 462 Medical Literature Evaluation II (2 cr)
Phar 472 Applied Patient Care IV (2 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)
Phar 474 Servant Leadership (2 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)
Phar 482 Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience-4 (2 cr)
   (includes 2 weeks of pharmacy practice site-based learning)

Fall P3 Semester

Required Courses

Phar 544 Patient Care Ethics (3 cr)
Phar 546 Pharmacy Management and Leadership (3 cr)
Phar 550 Pharmacotherapy IV (4 cr)
Phar 570 Applied Patient Care V (2 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)

Elective Courses

Phar 513 Community Compounding Practice (2 cr)
Phar 515 Veterinary Pharmacy Practice (1 cr)
Phar 517C Global Pharmacy Experience - Spanish World of Pharmacy - Part 3 (3 cr)
Phar 523 Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (2 cr)
Phar 525 Faith and Health Professions (2 cr)
Phar 527 Medical Improv for Pharmacy Students (1 cr)
Phar 531 Clinical Toxicology (2 cr)
Phar 533 New Business Venture Formation (3 cr)
Phar 537 Medicinal Natural Products (2 cr)
Phar 549 Big Pharma-Sales, Marketing, and Cultural Impact (2 cr)
Phar 553 Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy Seminar  (1 cr)
Phar 559 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice (2 cr)
Phar 567 Specialty Pharmacy (2 cr)
Phar 575 Medical Spanish for Pharmacists (2 cr)
Phar 581 IPPE-5 (3 cr)
Phar 602 Special Topics - Project (1-3 cr)

Spring P3 Semester

Required Courses

Phar 540 Pharmacoeconomics and Epidemiology (2 cr)
Phar 548 Pharmacy Law (2 cr)
Phar 552 Pharmacotherapy V (4 cr)
Phar 572 Applied Patient Care VI (2 cr)
   (includes patient care skills teaching laboratory)

Elective Courses

Phar 511 Public Health Microbiology (2 cr)
Phar 517A Global Pharmacy Experience - Spanish World of Pharmacy - Part 1 (0 cr)
Phar 529 Pursuing and Succeeding in Pharmacy Residency (1 cr)
Phar 539 Pharmacogenomics (2 cr)
Phar 541 Patient Safety for the Interprofessional Healthcare Team (2 cr)
Phar 547 Pharmacy and the Underserved (2 cr)
Phar 551 Critical Care Pharmacy Practice (lecture only) (1 cr)
Phar 557 Diabetes Experience  (1 cr)
Phar 563 Journal Club (2 cr)
Phar 565 Oncology Practice Seminar (1 cr)
Phar 571 Geriatric Pharmacy (2 cr)
Phar 573 Advanced Mental Health Pharmacotherapy (2 cr)
Phar 577 Womens Health Issues in Pharmacy Practice (2 cr)
Phar 579 Advanced Cardiology Topics (1 cr)
Phar 583 IPPE-6 (3 cr)
Phar 591 Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics  (2 cr)
Phar 593 Analytical Characterization of Drugs and Other Chemicals (3 cr)
Phar 597 Critical Care Pharmacy Practice (lecture and journal club) (1 cr)
Phar 602 Special Topics - Project (1-3 cr)

Summer P3 Semester

Elective Courses

Phar 517B Global Pharmacy Experience - Spanish World of Pharmacy - Part 2 (0 cr)

P4 Year P4 Semester

Required Courses

Phar 680 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience - Community Pharmacy (6 cr)
   (full-time practice site-based learning)
Phar 682 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience - Inpt Acute Care - General Medicine (6 cr)
   (full-time practice site-based learning)
Phar 684 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience - Hospital/Health System (6 cr)
   (full-time practice site-based learning)
Phar 686 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience - Ambulatory Care (6 cr)
   (full-time practice site-based learning)
Phar 688 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience Electives (18 cr)
   (full-time practice site-based learning)

(All students must have a minimum of 10 professional elective course credits in the Doctor of Pharmacy program and may have more if desired.
Students must take at least 7 APPEs: 4 required APPEs and 3 elective APPEs. A fourth elective APPE in the P4 year of the program is an option.)