Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences

Pharmacogenomics Master's Program Outcomes


Cutting Edge Career Opportunities

With an MS in PGx, you will be ready for employment in the genetic testing and pharmaceutical industries as an applied scientist who can work on all aspects of pharmacogenomics testing including sample accessioning and preparation, sample analysis, data storage, data mining and reporting. You will also be equipped to pursue a Ph.D. or a professional degree in fields like medicine, pharmacy or dentistry. This program can also expand your capabilities in professional fields, such as genetic counseling.

PGx graduates, graduating classes of 2017-2021, report an 89 percent success rate after graduation.

Graduate results were updated in May 2022. Results are based on 100 percent knowledge rate (the percent of graduates for which the institution has reasonable and verifiable information concerning the graduates’ post-graduation career activities). Post-graduate success is defined as employment or enrollment in a program of continuing education.


Employment Areas/Further Education
Labs 20
Health care 6
Furthering Education 2
Seeking employment 1
States (Where they are now)
Washington D.C.1
Indiana 11
Missouri 2
New Mexico1
New York1
Ohio 2

PGx Program Mission

The Master of Science in Pharmacogenomics Program and Graduate Certificate in Pharmacogenomics graduates individuals of ability and conviction who benefit society through the application of pharmacogenomics in precision medicine.


The Manchester University Master of Science in Pharmacogenomics Program and Graduate Certificate in Pharmacogenomics are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Non-Discrimination in the Admission Process

The Manchester University Pharmacogenomics Program is committed to non-discrimination in the admissions process.The University does not discriminate on the basis of national origin, ancestry, race, color, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, religion, disability, physical characteristics, or veteran status in admissions including its admission decisions and scholarships or loan awards.