The Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Marketing major is the oldest program dedicated to pharmaceutical & healthcare marketing in the United States. The major attracts domestic & international students to study the ever-changing pharmaceutical industry landscape at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Our ambitious, driven majors are met by an elite core of faculty who boast past industry experience and active consulting in different facets of the healthcare industry.
The department provides students exposure for internship and job placement with pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostic and biologic companies – Galderma Laboratories, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson & Johnson, Novartis, Pfizer, Inc. and Sanofi-Aventis.
As well as organizations that support the industry – advertising agencies, data managers, clinical organizations such as Amerisource Bergen, Burtson-Marsteller, Covance, Euro RSCG Worldwide (Havas), Shire, Suddler Hennessy, Teva and Verispan.
Employment opportunities for our graduates include; entry-level sales & marketing representatives for large pharmaceutical companies, data analysts for healthcare insurers, creative planners for advertising agencies, strategic planners and project managers.
Industry executives often guest lecture classes and speak at monthly PILOT – Pharmaceutical Industry Leaders of Tomorrow meetings. This exposure to our students has built an elite reputation in the pharmaceutical industry as a program that produces young professionals who enjoy, dynamic in-class interaction and direct contact with the pharmaceutical industry.