At CSU, students pursue the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree. The CSU–COP Pharm.D. program prepares the student for entry into the profession of pharmacy. The entire program requires a total of six years of coursework, the first two years at CSU or another college and the final four years at CSU–COP. During their four years at CSU–COP, students complete a total of 141 semester hours of credit; 92 credit hours in required courses, 8 credit hours in professional elective courses, and 41 credit hours in experiential education.