Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Healthcare Graduate Certificate

December 15, 2022
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UC Online Pharmacogenomics Director
Dr. Carrie Hoefer, Pharmacogenomics Director

University of Cincinnati’s Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Healthcare Graduate Certificate

The Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Healthcare Graduate Certificate program offers a unique opportunity for students to gain in-depth knowledge about Pharmacogenomics and understand the effects of genomics, environment, patient-specific factors on drug response, allowing for individualized therapy and optimal clinical outcomes.

This Pharmacogenomics Program not only empowers students to integrate genomics inpatient care but opens up ample opportunities for employment in academia, the pharmaceutical industry, and direct clinical care. It also provides knowledge of state-of-art genomics research, innovative Precision Medicine approaches, and implementation of Genomic Medicine.

For UC’s Pharmacogenomics graduate certificate, the curriculum includes a total of 15 required semester credit hours to satisfy degree requirements.

Program Overview

  • 15 Credit Hours
  • 100% online
  • No campus visits required
  • Customizable curriculum
  • Led by nationally recognized faculty

Is a Pharmacogenomics Graduate Certificate Right for Me?

Do you have the desire to explore the world of drug development and create innovative approaches to treat patients based on their genes and advance the field of health care? If so, then our Pharmacogenomics Program might be the perfect choice for you.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the rate of employment for genetic therapists is expected to grow 21% from 2019 to 2029 — much faster than the overall average for all industries. As of May 2020, the median salary for genetic therapists was $85,700. Qualified professionals who hold a master’s degree and a leadership or management position may expect to earn a higher annual salary.

Is UC Online right for me?

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Tuition program is affordably priced. Financial aid may also be available for students who qualify.
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