Top Pharmacology Masters degree Programs - 2023

A program that focuses on the scientific study of drug interactions on biological systems and organisms and the sources, chemical properties, biological effects, and therapeutic uses of drugs. Includes instruction in pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, toxicology, drug therapeutics, drug action, bodily responses to drug events, biochemical proliferation and differentiation, apoptosis, cell biology, medicinal chemistry, and studies of specific drugs and drug interactions.

While Pharmacology has degrees up to the Post masters certificate, the majority of students earn a Masters degree. Students study Pharmacology all around the US, though the major at the Masters degree level has the most graduates in Ohio. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Pharmacology is $42,090.

Select Type of Degree:

Select State:


Total Students
Total Males
Total Females

Degree Type

  • Total Masters degree



See where Pharmacology is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Pharmacology degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
Less Popular
More Popular

Top Colleges for Pharmacology

Drexel University is a top choice for students who want to study Pharmacology. Students can earn up to a Post masters certificate at the school. Drexel University awards about 24 Masters degrees to those majoring in Pharmacology per year. However, the University of Vermont and Ohio State University-Main Campus are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

Sort By:

Colleges per page

Careers for Pharmacology Majors

The highest paying careers for Pharmacology majors include Natural Sciences Managers, Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists and Biological Scientists, All Other. However, another thing to think about is how many job openings there currently is. Positions that are in high need that a degree in Pharmacology can prepare you for are Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists, Natural Sciences Managers and Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Pharmacology

  1. Natural Sciences Managers   (Median Wage: $137,900)
  2. Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists   (Median Wage: $95,310)
  3. Biological Scientists, All Other   (Median Wage: $82,530)
  4. Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $81,440)
College Raptor Loading Screen College Raptor Loading Screen