Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Degrees Offered

Program Degree Offered
Biomedical Sciences Ph.D. Program Description
Medicinal Chemistry M.S.; Ph.D. Program Description
Neuroscience M.S.; Ph.D. Program Description
Pharmaceutical Sciences M.S. Program Description
Toxicology M.S.; Ph.D. Program Description


Admission Application Instructions

  • Applying for admission to the graduate programs in the Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical is a two-step process:
  1. First: Complete the Online Application ( As part of this process, applicants must do the following:
    1. Self-report GRE scores.
    2. Self-report all colleges and universities attended (including grade point average)
    3. 3 Letters of recommendations.
    4. Upload a personal statement.
    5. Upload resume
    6. Pay the application fee.
  2. Second: Request Official Scores and Transcripts:
    1. Request that official GRE scores be sent to the University of Montana using code 4489.
    2. Request that official transcripts be sent to the Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical from all colleges and universities you have attended (excluding University of Montana)  Transcripts may also be transmitted electronically through the National Student Clearinghouse.

Admission Deadlines

  • Fall semester -

    • Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Neuroscience, and Toxicology - Priority will be given to complete applications submitted by January 15. Complete applications received after this date will be considered on a space available basis. 

    • Medicinal Chemistry - No later than May 1 of the desired year of admission.

The Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Department website

Campus Location
Skaggs Building 395

Federal Express Delivery - Street Address
32 Campus Drive #1512
Missoula, MT 59812-1512

(406) 243-4621
Fax: (406) 243-4209

Graduate Program Coordinator
Skaggs Building 340