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Department of Pharmacy and Health Professions


Science Students

Welcome to the Department of Pharmacy and Health Professions at Elizabeth City State University Website.


The mission of The Department of Pharmacy and Health Professions is to provide high quality undergraduate education and training in the area of pharmaceutical science. This mission is consistent with the mission of Elizabeth City State University and places a priority on teaching, research and community engagement, enabling its graduates to provide world class quality health care services.
The department provides a student-centered environment, to enhance student learning, while preparing its graduates for leadership roles and lifelong learning.

Degree Program and Partnerships:

The Pharmaceutical Science Program prides itself in producing highly qualified graduates able to enter top professional or graduate schools (pharmacy, medicine or pharmaceutical sciences), or pursue careers in the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology industry, biomedical industry, health care administration and government agencies.

We are also committed to support mutually beneficial partnerships with local and global organizations to promote sustainable economic, social and cultural growth; and seek to serve the university, local, and professional communities with leadership and distinction.

Career Paths: some important websites:

Other partnerships and programs include:

Faculty and Staff

The Department consists of highly trained and committed faculty, as well as skilled technical and support personnel, who work together to assure students receive the highest quality of education and services.

Research and Research Training Opportunities

Kassim TraoreKassim Traore, Chair
Pharmacy Department
128 Pharmacy Building
Campus Box 252
Phone: 252-335-3641
Fax: 252-335-3508