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Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Schools in Maryland

In 2018-2019, 315 students earned their Pharmacy degrees in MD.

As a degree choice, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences is the 7th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in Maryland

Pharmacy majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 273
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 273
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 273
Master’s Degree 38
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4

Gender Distribution

In Maryland, a pharmacy major is more popular with women than with men.

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in MD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of pharmacy majors in Maryland is as follows:

  • Asian: 30.5%
  • Black or African American: 31.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.2%
  • White: 27.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.4%
  • Other Races: 3.2%
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in MD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Grads in Maryland

There are 21,090 people in the state and 1,248,840 people in the nation working in pharmacy jobs.

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. MD

Wages for Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Jobs in Maryland

In this state, pharmacy grads earn an average of $121,210. Nationwide, they make an average of $123,670.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Maryland that offer pharmacy degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

206 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,777 Total Students

47% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.00%.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
3,193 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.72 years. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,745.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
2,371 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $29,444. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.80%. 98% of students get financical aid.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
8% Graduation Rate
60,603 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 5%. Of all the students who attend this school, 53% get financial aid. The student loan default rate is 6.10% which is lower than average.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
5,041 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.84 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.10%. Graduates earn an average $41,300 after graduation.

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Careers in MD

Some of the careers pharmacy majors go into include:

Job Title MD Job Growth MD Median Salary
Medical Scientists 10% $99,740
Pharmacists 8% $122,450
Marketing Managers 7% $136,730
Sales Managers 6% $129,510

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to pharmacy.

Major Annual Graduates in MD
Nursing 3,894
Public Health 1,745
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,290
Allied Health Professions 905
Mental & Social Health Services 667
Allied Health Services 589
Dental Support Services 313
Rehabilitation Professions 307

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