Advanced Pharmacy Practice - MPharm at Waterloo

At a glance:

Application and document submission deadline

  • International applicants: February 1 (for admission in September)
  • Domestic applicants: June 1 (for admission in September) *deadline extended from May 1 to June 1 (as of April 28, 2022)

Study options

  • Master's Research Paper

Minimum admission requirements

  • Minimum 78% in the final two years of accredited undergraduate Pharmacy degree program (BScPharm, or PharmD) or equivalent overall standing for internationally educated applicants.
  • Must be licensed or eligible for licensure as a pharmacist in Ontario.
  • It is highly desirable that applicants have completed at least one year of pharmacy practice or an accredited pharmacy residency program prior to entering the MPharm in Advanced Pharmacy Practice program.
  • An interview may be required.
  • Two academic or professional references
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25 speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)

Approximate tuition, fees, and living costs

  • To determine the tuition and incidental fees per term for your program, visit the Graduate program tuition page on the Finance website. Once you are on the page:
    • Choose your program type: master’s & diploma programs or doctoral programs
    • Choose your residency status: Canadian/permanent resident or international
    • Choose a term (tuition amounts for future terms are posted approximately two months prior to the start of each term and incidental fees are subject to change)
    • Find your program under the appropriate faculty. Tuition amounts are listed per term, with three terms occurring over the course of a year.
  • Review the study and living costs