College of Pharmacy

 


Pharmacy is known as the art and science of collecting, combining, preserving, preparing and standardizing medicines. It is also the art and science of medication optimization for better health outcomes. It is the health profession that links health with chemical science to ensure that safe and effective medicines are prepared and are properly used. A Pharmacy practitioner is called a Pharmacist. They are trained professionals who are medicine experts and health care professional around the world. Being highly trained and skilled in matters concerning medicines, they perform various roles to ensure optimal health outcomes for their patients. A Pharmacist can easily find employment both locally and abroad.
The college offers a four-year program leading to a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy degree. Students are developed into learned, cultured graduates who set the course in pre-professional and general education, as well as in specific and professional areas.


Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy

Career Opportunities

  • Entrepreneur (drugstore owner, pharmaceutical distributor)
  • Hospital Pharmacist/Clinical Pharmacist
  • Clinical Researcher
  • Manufacturing/Industrial Pharmacist (e.g Regulatory Pharmacist, Company Pharmacist, Quality Control Analyst/Manager, Drug Research and Development or Production Pharmacist)
  • Clinical Instructor/Professor
  • Employment in government agencies such as the Department of Health and Food and Drug Authorities

Student Organizations

  1. Pharmacy Student Council
    The supreme body that governs the other organizations of the college, unifying the student organizations towards the achievement of their goals. It represents the values of purpose-driven leadership, academic excellence, respect for self, others and country, maintenance of value diversity, and accountability and community service.
  2. Klubba Scientia
    The science and technology-oriented organization of the college that seeks to develop in the Pharmacy students a deep appreciation for the theoretical aspects and practical applications of pharmaceutical sciences.
  3. Federation of Junior Chapters of the Philippine Pharmacists’ Association-Delta Chapter
    An organization that ensures greater participation of the college to national activities that foster closer and harmonious relationships with other pharmacy students.

Scholarships

  • Sibling Loyalty Discount
  • MCU Loyalty Discount
  • MCU Alumni Discount
  • MCU Continuing Student Discount
  • Presidential Decree 577
  • Presidential Decree 451
  • Creative Arts Group Grant
  • Entrance Scholarship
  • Filemon D. Tanchoco Scholarship