To allow students who desire to focus on a specialized area of pharmacy, the ability to obtain concentrated training and recognition for such a focus.
If a student elects to pursue a specialization, the student would take didactic electives and advanced practice experience elective(s) that are designated for the specialization. Focus areas for pharmacy career opportunities could be developed into specializations. Examples may include leadership, research, education, geriatric care, or other areas of advanced practice.
Specialization status with the University allows for the specialization to be documented on the student's official transcript.