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Pharmacology & Toxicology Schools in Tennessee

31 students earned Pharmacology degrees in Tennessee in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Pharmacology & Toxicology is the 171st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Pharmacology & Toxicology Majors in Tennessee

Pharmacology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 20
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11

Gender Distribution

In Tennessee, a pharmacology major is more popular with men than with women.

Pharmacology & Toxicology Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of pharmacology majors in Tennessee is as follows:

  • Asian: 9.7%
  • Black or African American: 6.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.9%
  • White: 64.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.2%
  • Other Races: 3.2%
Pharmacology & Toxicology Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Pharmacology & Toxicology Grads in Tennessee

There are 8,820 people in the state and 474,470 people in the nation working in pharmacology jobs.

Pharmacology & Toxicology Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Pharmacology & Toxicology Jobs in Tennessee

In this state, pharmacology grads earn an average of $89,030. Nationwide, they make an average of $97,340.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Tennessee that offer pharmacology degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,280 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.70% which is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 64%. The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
12,824 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 84% are considered full time. This private school has an average net price of $20,253. The student loan default rate is 1.50% which is lower than average.


Maryville College

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
1,146 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.17 years. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,000 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

Pharmacology & Toxicology Careers in TN

Some of the careers pharmacology majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 24% $81,650
Medical Scientists 22% $66,690
Biological Science Professors 17% $70,090
Natural Sciences Managers 12% $107,600
Biological Scientists 9% $65,690

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to pharmacology.

Major Annual Graduates in TN
General Biology 1,493
Biochemistry & Biophysics 226
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 177
Other Biological Sciences 177
Ecology & Systematics Biology 57
Biomathematics & Bioinformatics 38
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 37
Microbiology Science & Immunology 26

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