The PharmD/Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (PBC) in Principles and Practice of Hospice and Palliative Care is designed to meet the educational needs of individuals who are currently working or who wish to work in hospice and palliative care.

The PharmD/PBC provides students with a deeper understanding of the physical, psychological, spiritual, and social needs of patients and families affected by serious illness.

About the Application Process:

Acceptance is limited to a maximum of two PharmD students per year. To obtain the PBC in Principles and Practice of Hospice and Palliative Care, students must complete four, 3-credit courses (12 credits) that are offered online over four semesters. The PBC does not accept any transfer credits. PharmD students may use coursework successfully completed in the PBC to fulfill the PharmD elective requirement. More information is available here.