The College's Pharm.D. Program provides students with enhanced experiences in the biomedical, pharmaceutical, and clinical sciences. For students entering in Fall 2016 or after, the program requires 5.5 years of coursework, the first two years at another college and the final three and one half years full-time at Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, Downers Grove Campus (CPDG) (Standard Graduation Option). Students entering in Fall 2019 and 2020 also have the option of completing the program in 5 years, the first two years at another college and the final three calendar years full-time at CPDG (Accelerated Graduation Option). Students entering in Summer 2021 will be enrolled in the standard three-year program. The maximum allotted time for completion of the professional portion of the Pharm.D. program is five calendar years.