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2022 Best Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Doctor's Degree Schools in New York

7 Colleges in New York
1,001 Doctor's Degrees
If you pursue a doctor's degree in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences, you won't be alone. The field of study is the #3 most popular program in the country. So, there are lots of possibilities to explore when you're trying to determine where you want to get your degree.

College Factual reviewed 7 schools in New York to determine which ones were the best for doctor's degree seekers in the field of pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 1,001 doctor's degrees in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences during the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Choosing a Great Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences School for Your Doctor's Degree

Best Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Doctor's Degree Schools in New York Your choice of pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences for getting your doctor's degree school matters. This section explores some of the factors we include in our ranking and how much they vary depending on the school you select. Below we explain some of the most important factors to consider before making your choice:

Overall Quality Is a Must

A school that excels in educating for a particular major and degree level must be a great school overall as well. To take this into account we consider a college's overall Best Colleges for a Doctor's Degree ranking which itself looks at a collection of various factors like degree completion, educational resources, student body caliber and post-graduation earnings for the school as a whole.

Over 80% of the schools in this list are in the top 65% of our overall quality ranking.

Overall Best Colleges Rank  ( 474 to 188 )
Lowest Ranked Overall
Top Ranked Overall

Average Early-Career Salaries

Average early-career salary of those graduating with their doctor's degree is one indicator we use in our analysis to find the schools that offer the highest-quality education. That is, everyone wants their doctor's degree to be worth something, and salaries are one measure of determining that.

Other Factors We Consider

The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.

  • Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences students as compared to other majors.
  • Major Demand - The number of pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences students who choose to seek a doctor's degree at the school.
  • Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
  • Student Debt - How much debt pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences students go into to obtain their doctor's degree and how well they are able to pay back that debt.
  • Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences related body.

Our full ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences students working on their doctor's degree.

One Size Does Not Fit All

The pharmacy school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Doctor's Degree Schools in New York.

Best Schools for Doctorate Students to Study Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences in New York

Learn about the top ranked colleges and universities for pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences students seeking a a doctor's degree.

Top New York Schools for a Doctorate in Pharmacy

210 Annual Graduates

Every student who is interested in a doctor's degree in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences needs to check out Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Located in the small city of Albany, Albany College of Pharmacy is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

There were approximately 210 pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences students who graduated with this degree at Albany College of Pharmacy in the most recent year we have data available.

More information about a doctorate in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences from Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

#2

University at Buffalo

Buffalo, NY
125 Annual Graduates

It is hard to beat University at Buffalo if you wish to pursue a doctor's degree in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences. University at Buffalo is a fairly large public university located in the large suburb of Buffalo. A Best Doctor's Degree Schools rank of #225 out of 741 colleges nationwide means University at Buffalo is a great university overall.

There were about 125 pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences individuals who graduated with this degree at University at Buffalo in the most recent data year.

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#3

St. John Fisher College

Rochester, NY
76 Annual Graduates

St. John Fisher College is one of the finest schools in the country for getting a doctor's degree in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences. Fisher is a small private not-for-profit college located in the suburb of Rochester. A Best Doctor's Degree Schools rank of #172 out of 741 schools nationwide means Fisher is a great college overall.

With 76 individuals who completed this degree in the most recent data year, St. John Fisher College is one of the most popular colleges to study pharmacy in New York.

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249 Annual Graduates

It's hard to beat St John's University - New York if you want to pursue a doctor's degree in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences. STJ is a fairly large private not-for-profit university located in the large city of Queens. A Best Doctor's Degree Schools rank of #272 out of 741 schools nationwide means STJ is a great university overall.

There were roughly 249 pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences students who graduated with this degree at STJ in the most recent data year.

More information about a doctorate in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences from St John’s University - New York

#5

D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY
63 Annual Graduates
$125,227 Median Student Debt

Located in the large city of Buffalo, D'Youville College is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population. This college ranks 36th out of 46 colleges for overall doctor's degree quality in the state of New York.

D'Youville College is a fairly popular college to study pharmacy in New York with roughly 63 graduations in the most recent data year.

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#6

LIU Post

Brookville, NY
191 Annual Graduates

Located in the large suburb of Brookville, LIU Post is a private not-for-profit school with a large student population. This school ranks 42nd out of 46 colleges for overall doctor's degree quality in the state of New York.

There were roughly 191 pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences students who graduated with this degree at LIU Post in the most recent data year.

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#7

Touro College

New York, NY
87 Annual Graduates

Touro is a fairly large private not-for-profit college located in the large city of New York. This college ranks 40th out of 46 schools for overall doctor's degree quality in the state of New York.

Touro College is a fairly popular college to study pharmacy in New York with roughly 87 graduations in the most recent data year.

More information about a doctorate in pharmacy/pharmaceutical sciences from Touro College

Best Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region

Explore all the Best Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Pennsylvania 176 1,096
Maryland 114 273
New Jersey 113 290
District of Columbia 81 69

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One of 30 majors within the Health Professions area of study, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences has other similar majors worth exploring.

Pharmacy Concentrations

Major Annual Graduates
Pharmacy 979
Pharmaceutical Sciences 15
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design 4
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry 3

Majors Similar to Pharmacy

Related Major Annual Graduates
Medicine 2,653
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 1,092
Dentistry 729
Nursing 295
Chiropractic 180
Optometry 99
Communication Sciences 68
Public Health 60
Mental & Social Health Services 12
Advanced Dentistry & Oral Sciences 4

Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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