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Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Schools in New York

In 2018-2019, 1,374 students earned their Pharmacy degrees in NY.

In this state, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences is the 12th most popular major out of a total 35 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1,046
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1,046
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1,046
Bachelor’s Degree 239
Master’s Degree 89

Gender Distribution

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

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of pharmacy majors in New York is as follows:

  • Asian: 30.0%
  • Black or African American: 5.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.5%
  • White: 42.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.8%
  • Other Races: 10.0%
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Grads in New York

There are 92,780 people in the state and 1,248,840 people in the nation working in pharmacy jobs.

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Jobs in New York

A typical salary for a pharmacy grad in the state is $127,230, compared to a typical salary of $123,670 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in New York that offer pharmacy degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

#1

LIU Post

Brookville
426 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
15,546 Total Students

The average student takes 4.48 years to complete their degree at LIU Post. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. This private institution charges an average net price of $24,832.

286 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
21,718 Total Students

43% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,100 a year. This private institution charges an average net price of $25,792.

250 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
1,240 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 0.50% which is lower than average. 80% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.12 years to graduate.

182 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
31,923 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.25 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 64% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it.

89 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
3,618 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.13 years to graduate. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#6

Touro College

New York
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
11,631 Total Students

90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private institution charges an average net price of $18,520. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,000 a year.

69 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
3,048 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 56% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 3.80% which is lower than average. In their early career, D'Youville College grads earn an average salary of $46,200.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
18,124 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $45,300 a year. This public school has an average net price of $18,958.

#8

York College

Jamaica
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
8,337 Total Students

The average student takes 5.05 years to complete their degree at York. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Careers in NY

Some of the careers pharmacy majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 27% $105,410
Medical Scientists 18% $78,900
Marketing Managers 13% $172,230
Sales Managers 10% $180,360
Pharmacists 8% $124,220

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Nursing 15,717
Allied Health Services 4,432
Health/Medical Admin Services 3,852
Allied Health Professions 3,478
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 3,432
Rehabilitation Professions 2,961
Public Health 2,459
Communication Sciences 2,115

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