THIS BLOG INCLUDES:
1.Cost of Study Masters (MS) in Pharmacy in USA
2.Cost of Living to Study Abroad for Ms in Pharmacy in USA
3.Top Scholarship for MS in Pharmacy in USA
4.The Visa Procedure for the International Students for USA
5.Eligibility Requirements for MS in Pharmacy in USA
6.Jobs After MS in Pharmacy in USA
In this section, get to know the cost of studying MS in the USA, with more focus on the living cost and tuition fee of USA universities for Masters in Pharmacy. The average total cost occurs between INR 50-60L approximately (including the living cost). The cost is a crucial factor in studying abroad. Let’s discuss this in detail.
The overall cost of tuition fees varies from $30,000 to $80,000 annually for MS in Pharmacy in the USA. Still, it may vary differently according to different universities in the USA. INR 30L approx will cost an Indian Student, or it can be more, because of the developed education system of the USA. For example, the tuition fee for the university of Virginia is around $26K (approx) and the University of Texas is $25.5K.
And these two colleges are the most affordable colleges in the USA for MS courses. Take an example of some top university’s tuition fees like Stanford University which will cost around $39K (approx) and Harvard University which will cost around $45K (approx). Therefore, here is a list of the top university tuition fees for a MS in pharmacy in the USA for Indian students and International students given below.
These top universities are publicly funded colleges for MS in Pharmacy in the USA. Every year a million international students apply to this university. But here are the most popular ones listed below table (the figures in this table are not accurate based on conditions this may vary from college to college):
|University for MS in Pharmacy||Fee for the 1st-year course (MS fee in INR)|
|the University of Buffalo||Average INR 20L (approx)|
|The University of Florida||Average INR 18L (approx)|
|The University of Cincinnati||Average INR 30L (approx)|
|The University of Arizona||Average INR 40L (approx)|
|The University of Wisconsin Madison||Average INR 20L (approx)|
|The University of Pittsburgh||Average INR 20L (approx)|
|Purdue University||Average INR 25L (approx)|
These top universities are both public and private funded colleges for MS in Pharmacy in the USA. Every year a million international students apply to this ranked university, which was listed by famous organizations. But here are the most popular ones listed below table (the figures in this table are not accurate based on conditions this may vary from college to college):
|University for MS in Pharmacy||Fee for the 1st-year course (MS fee in USD)|
|the North-East University||Average $150K (approx)|
|The Ohio State University||Average $25K (approx)|
|The University of Southern California||Average $80K (approx)|
|Rutgers University||Average $75K (approx)|
|The University of Georgia||Average $40K (approx)|
|The University of Maryland||Average $30K (approx)|
|the University of Michigan Ann Arbor||Average $25K (approx)|
To become a pharmacist one needs to have a degree of PharmD. Even though the person needs to have at least 1-2 years of work experience. The average duration of the MS in Pharmacy is an average of 2-3 years in the USA.
The living cost in the USA will totally depend on the state standards. Because even though the county is one, every state has its own commended and share of the voting power. So an estimation of the cost for the international student will occur by more than $3K per month. This figure is only the living cost and excludes other basic costs.
The aspirant has fulfilled some criteria to meet the requirements for masters in Pharmacy in the USA. The students had to apply for an F-1 visa to migrate to the USA. The requirements are a copy of proof of funds equivalent to the tuition fee for the first year, official bank statements, and scholarship proof.
Third, the student needs to fill out the SEVIS I-901 form and I-20 form, filled by the university for the F-1 Visa. The fee of about $400 approx has to be paid as the SEVIS charge. Then an appointment letter will come for the VISA interview after the documents get passed.
In this section get to know about the eligibility criteria for the MS in pharmacy in the USA. The eligibility criteria for the masters in Pharmacy in the USA require a bachelor’s degree from a science background in any discipline. Like chemical manufacturing, biology, pharmacology, etc.
The EP/ English Proficiency test score is required to secure a seat at the university of the USA. The TOEFL score should be in the range of min 85-100, and the GRE exam score must be in the range of 160-170. And GPA score of min 3.5 band or above.
The necessary documents for the Admission of MS (Masters) in Pharmacy in the USA are, an official academic transcript, two copies of LOR/ Letter of Recommendation, TOEFL/IELTS scores, SOP/Statement of Purpose, and an Updated Resume. Proof of receipts, invoice, Bank statement, DOB certificate, and copy of Valid Passport.
The pharmaceutical industry in the USA has billions of dollars in market shares around the world. Annually those who are working in the pharmaceutical industry can roughly earn approx INR 70L annually. If someone wants to work in the pharmaceutical industry the earnings of the individual will be approximately INR 9L annually. The graduate’s chance to earn more than the salary offered to an intern which is approx INR 1.04 Cr/year.
This sector has the highest salary hike in any other income line in MS courses. Anyone in the Pharmaceutical Industry will always be relaxed with the salary because it is a sector that will never have a low demand for supply and employment.
|Job Profile||Average Salary|
|Hospital Pharmacist||87,000 USD|
|Community Pharmacist||78,886 USD|
|Medical Representative||46,790 USD|
|Drug Control Director||119,590 USD|
|Pharmacy Technician||36,740 USD|
|Pharmaceutical Researcher||81,147 USD|
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