Graduate Certificate

To apply, please complete the following steps:

1. Mandatory Department Form

2. UF Graduate Application | Certificate

3. Test Scores and Official Transcripts

4. Resume/CV

Step 1: Mandatory Department Form

Graduate Certificate Application

Step 2: UF Graduate Application | Certificate

The UF graduate application is a separate application process through the UF Graduate School. We’ve outlined important information to guide you as you fill out each section.

Start Your UF Certificate Application

Getting Started

  • Keep the username and password that you create in order to log in and edit your application before submission.

Submitting the Online Application

Personal Information

  • Provide all of the requested Personal Information.
  • International Applicants:
    • You must enter your Surname and Given name in the Passport Name section even if you do not have a passport.
    • If you are a permanent resident alien and/or reside in the United States, you must provide your resident alien number and upload a copy of your permanent resident alien card directly to the application.

Conduct Disclosure

  • Accurately answer and report all information in the Conduct Disclosure section.

Application Information & Certificate Program

Under Application Information, you will be asked to select the Application Type and Certificate Program. Follow the instructions below to make the correct selections for the degree you are applying for:

  • In the Certificate Level drop-down, select Graduate.
  • In the Certificate Program section, click or search Pharmacy. For the expanded selection, choose your desired certificate:
    • Applied Pharmacoeconomics Outcomes and Policy
    • Managed Care Pharmacy Systems
    • Patient Safety in Medication Use
    • Pharmaceutical Regulation
  • Once you select the certificate, choose the term you are applying for from the drop-down. Applicants applying for Summer admission must select Summer A/C. Failing to do so may delay the review process.

Review your selection in the Program Display and verify that it is correct before moving to the next application step. If you need to amend your selection, choose Re-Select Certificate and Term.

Academic Background

  • Report your Undergraduate Major.
  • Enter all of the colleges or universities you have attended. Accurately report the degree, and degree date, you earned.
    • Upload your unofficial transcripts for each school, if you have them.
    • Note: you must still submit official transcripts for your application to be complete. Instructions for sending official transcripts are located in Step Three.


    • Report past and/or planned activities in this section, including pertinent work experience.

    Residency Information

    • Enter your residency information. The residency of our students has no bearing on tuition cost for our program, but this information is required by the University of Florida.
    • If you are a non-Florida resident, check the appropriate box.
    • If you are a Florida resident, fully complete the Residency Information section, including the numbers and original issue dates for two of the following three identifying documents. Documents may be directly uploaded to the application:
      • Driver’s License
      • Vehicle Registration
      • Voter Registration

    Application Fee

    • The $37 application fee must be paid with the submission of the online application in order for the application to be submitted.

    Additional Information

    • Add to your ‘safe list’ on your email account. If you receive any emails from UF regarding your application, you must respond

    Graduate Application

Step 3: Test Scores and Official Transcripts


Domestic (US) Transcript Submissions

Request official, sealed, academic transcripts from all previously attended institutions be sent to:

  • Official sealed documents via standard post:

Office of Admissions
201 Criser Hall
PO Box 114000
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611

  • Official sealed documents sent via courier: (FedEx, UPS, etc.):

Office of Admissions
201 Criser Hall
1478 Union Road
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611-4000

Electronic transcript submission:

Electronic transcripts are only valid and official if the documents are sent directly FROM the institution TO the UF Office of Admissions at Please make sure the institution uses one of the following verified companies to submit transcripts or the transcripts or they will not be considered official: Parchment, Faster, eSCRIP-SAFE, TranscriptsPlus, or Credential Solutions.

Students electing the UF MS / Stetson MBA options should also request official transcripts be sent to:

Attn: Pharma MBA Clerk
School of Business Administration
Stetson University
421 N. Woodland Blvd. Unit 8398
Deland, Florida 32723

International (Non-US) Transcript/Certificate/Document Submission

If any of your degrees were earned outside of the United States please see the transcript and diploma requirement and submission guidelines found here:

Test Scores

Request GRE and TOEFL scores, if applicable, be sent to University of Florida, school code 5812.

GRE scores are valid for 5 years after the testing year in which you tested (July 1 – June 30). GRE is generally waived for prospective students holding an advanced degree (Pharm.D, Master’s, MBA, J.D., Ph.D, etc.) with a minimum 3.0 GPA or better. Applicants whose native country is not the United States are required to submit TOEFL scores.

For more information, visit the Graduate School’s International Applicant webpage.

Step 4: Resume / CV

Submit a current resume or CV, in MS Word or PDF format by emailing

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