University of Jamestown offers pre-professional preparation for a number of health-related fields including pharmacy.

Program Strengths

University of Jamestown provides a strong background for students pursuing further study in pharmacy. These students select a major in biology, chemistry, or biochemistry. A major in another area may be satisfactory as long as the necessary pre-requisites are chosen in consultation with one's adcademic advisor. As a pre-pharmacy student at University of Jamestown, you will benefit from:

  • faculty whose main focus is teaching, not research
  • small class sizes assuring personal attention from instructors
  • advisers who are informed about the requirements and opportunities in pre-professional areas
  • a strong emphasis on the liberal arts, which will prepare you for graduate and professional school
  • many organizations and activities providing opportunities to develop non-academic skills while pursuing your professional goals

Pre-Pharmacy Factsheet

Recent professional school placement includes the following:

  • Creighton University
  • North Dakota State University
  • Ohio State University
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Colorado, Denver

Specific coursework for this major is outlined can be Viewed Here or downloaded here.

Our Academic Catalogs provide information on policies and procedures, the admissions process, programs of study, and degree requirements.

As course offerings can change from semester to semester, working with the Registrar’s office will ensure that your courses are kept on schedule so that you can graduate in four years.

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, University of California, Davis

Ph.D in Biology: CUNY;
M. Phil. in Biology: CUNY;
M.A in Biology: Queens College;
M.S in Computer Science: Pace University;
B.A in Biology: SUNY - Potsdam
A.A.S in Veterinary Science Technology: SUNY - Delhi

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, Developmental Biology, University of Wisconsin
BS, Biology, University of North Dakota

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota; BS, Biology, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, Iowa State University

Certifications/Degrees: Doctor of Chiropractic, Northwestern Health Sciences University
  • University of Jamestown
    Chemistry Department
    6001 College Lane
    Jamestown, ND 58405

  • Carl Steffan, PhD Professor | PH: 701-252-3467 ext. 5485