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Washington State University
Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Molecular Medicine

How to Apply

Our PhD application process is through the WSU Graduate School. All application information and deadlines will be posted to their website.

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Our priority deadline is December 5 and our final deadline is January 10.

Statement of purpose

In addition to your Graduate School application, the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (CPPS) requires a written statement of purpose:

This written statement should include your professional goals, an explanation of why you are interested in attending our program, and a description of your research experience, if any. Please include the names of our faculty members whose research interests you.

Application submissions

Most application materials can be uploaded via the online application process. Applicants may upload copies of official transcripts (not web printouts) for the purpose of evaluation but upon admission will be required to have official transcripts sent by their previous institutions to:

Graduate School
Washington State University
PO Box 641030
Stadium Way, 324 French Administration
Pullman, WA 99164-1030


Graduate School international student requirements

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Selected candidates will receive an invitation to interview with WSU. The invitation will provide instructions on how to schedule the interview. Interviews are conducted virtually over Zoom. Interviews are completed by our admissions committee.