Professor Emeritus Valentino Stella works with two students in the lab

About KU Pharmaceutical Chemistry

The collaborative research environment within the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, and with other departments at KU, exposes students to a wide array of modern research in the pharmaceutical sciences, invaluable for a successful career in the chosen field.

Our large faculty with diversified interests coupled with the collaborative nature of the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry is an ideal environment for successful learning and research. We set high standards, in both coursework and research to ensure our graduates continue to be highly regarded members of the scientific community.


We currently offer two degree programs: