Pharmaceutical Science

The pharmaceutical sciences is a dynamic and rapidly changing field that combines a broad range of scientific disciplines critical to the discovery and development of new drugs and therapies. Here, the Northeastern community has gathered a list of tips, articles, and advice to help you navigate the latest trends and advance within the industry.

March 15, 2021

What Can You Do with a Pharmacology Degree?

Explore all the exciting applications of a master’s in pharmacology.


March 4, 2021

Top 8 Skills for Success in a Biomedical Science Career

Learn about the biomedical science skills that will help you pursue or advance a successful career in pharma, biotech, or academia.


March 2, 2021

Pharmacology vs. Pharmacy: What's the Difference?

Pharmacy and pharmacology may sound similar, but each term describes a unique industry. Learn more about the careers and skills associated with each.


February 1, 2021

7 Top Pharmaceutical Companies to Work For in 2023

The pharmaceutical industry is experiencing significant growth. Here are the seven best pharmaceutical companies to work for in 2021.


December 14, 2020

What Can You Do With a Master's in Biomedical Science?

The field of biomedical science is brimming with exciting opportunities. Here’s how you can make a difference.


December 9, 2020

What You Need to Know for a Career in Biopharma Regulatory Affairs

Learn about the many unique challenges for regulatory affairs professionals in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry.


November 3, 2020

What Does a Pharmaceutical Scientist Do?

Pharmaceutical scientists perform research to aid in the discovery and development of therapeutics. Here’s a closer look at what the job entails.


September 17, 2020

What Can You Do with a Master's in Pharmacy?

Although master’s degrees in pharmacy are not common in the U.S., here are 5 degrees that will prepare you to break into the pharmaceutical industry.


September 3, 2020

What Is Pharmaceutical Science?

Pharmaceutical science offers several unique career paths for professionals interested in drug discovery.


September 1, 2020

What is Medicinal Chemistry?

Learn more about the field of medicinal chemistry, related career paths, and how to get started in the industry.