- 4 Year
- BOSTON, MA
- Academicsgrade C+
- Valuegrade A minus
- Diversitygrade A+
- Campusgrade C minus
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- Party Scenegrade B minus
- Professorsgrade C+
- Locationgrade A+
- Dormsgrade C+
- Campus Foodgrade C
- Student Lifegrade B
- Safetygrade A
At Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS), we don’t just prepare future healthcare leaders—but the healthcare leaders of today. There has never been a better time to consider pursuing a degree in the health and life sciences.
For over 200 years, MCPHS has evolved to become the most comprehensive, health and life sciences university in the country. With more than 100 undergraduate, graduate, professional, and certificate programs, MCPHS strives to educate leaders across the healthcare spectrum.
MCPHS has been ranked the #1 Best Schools for Pre-medical Studies in the United States in 2023 by College Factual, top 5 Most Transformative College in 2020 by Money magazine, and the #3 University for Return on Investment in 2022 by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce.
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences Rankings
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Most Popular Majors
- Nursing426 Graduates
- Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences289 Graduates
- Pre-Medicine Studies86 Graduates
- Health Service Preparatory Studies77 Graduates
- Dental Hygiene73 Graduates
- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology48 Graduates
- Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician45 Graduates
- Clinical Psychology20 Graduates
- Healthcare Management17 Graduates
- Radiation Therapy17 Graduates
With MCPHS’ direct-entry PharmD program, become a practicing pharmacist in six years—no PCAT required! The future of healthcare and pharmacy is changing. Beyond dispensing drugs, pharmacists can develop medications, shape policy, and more. Our faculty, curriculum, and the experiences we offer throughout the U.S. and abroad are at the forefront of this change, preparing you for a fulfilling future.
- Mix of Online and on Campus0%
- On Campus99%
- Health majored44%
- All students are health majored and serious!35%
- Serious student!6%
- It is health centered but still stressful!39%
- All school, no play10%
- Home away from home2%
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences Reviews
One of the most compelling reasons to choose MCPHS is its exclusive focus on healthcare education. Unlike many other universities that offer a variety of majors, MCPHS is entirely dedicated to preparing students for careers in healthcare-related fields. This singular focus allows MCPHS to provide students with a specialized and in-depth education that is tailored to the unique demands of the healthcare industry. Students at MCPHS can choose from a range of programs, including pharmacy, nursing, healthcare administration, physician assistant studies, and many more.