College of Pharmacy—M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences 213 International/Student Visa Information It is the applicant’s responsibility to contact the Office of International Students and Scholars for information on immigration regulations and student visa requirements at Nova Southeastern University Attention: Office of International Students and Scholars 3301 College Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-7796 (954) 262-7240 800-541-6682, ext. 27240 Fax: (954) 262-3846 Email: email@example.com nova.edu/internationalaffairs/students Graduation Requirements To receive a degree, students must fulfill the following requirements: • be of good moral character • successfully complete all curricular requirements and assessments with aminimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale within four academic years • satisfactorily meet all financial, library, and university obligations (to receive credentials) • submit an application for degree/diploma to the registrar’s office by the posted deadline The first semester’s tuition and fees, less the nonrefundable, $1,000 deposit are due on or before the first day of classes. Tuition for each subsequent semester is due on or before the first day of classes. Students will not be permitted to register or attend classes until their financial obligations have been met. The financial ability of applicants to complete their training at the college is important. Applicants should have specific plans for financing their professional education. This should include tuition, fees, iPad or personal computer, computerrelated expenses, health insurance, books, printing, required equipment, and living and other miscellaneous expenses. Each student is required to carry adequate personal medical and hospital insurance. For more information about NSU’s required health insurance, visit the website at nova.edu/bursar /health-insurance. Course of Study The two-year degree program will provide a strong science foundation for those interested in doctoral-level, graduate programs in pharmacy and other science fields. Students will be better prepared to further pursue the doctoral-level career paths currently being offered nationwide. Some courses may be offered in a hybridmodel, which includes synchronous and asynchronous online learning, as well as on-campus learning and videoconferencing. Some courses will be combined with existing graduate courses, while others will be stand-alone, master’s degree-specific courses. M.S. students may be assessed differently when appropriate. Each sequence has courses and emphasis specific to its discipline.