Online Pharmacology Class

Spring, Summer, and Fall Sessions

Pharmacology (PHR 185) will be offered spring, summer, and fall in an online format with no major restrictions. You will learn the major drug therapy principles, purposes of medications, and drug related issues.


Whether you are a pre-nursing, nursing, pre-physician assistant, pre-med, pre-pharmacy, or other pre-health professional student, pharmacology will help you understa​nd the medications you will be administering, recommending, and/or prescribing in your ​professional career.


This course is limited to the first 25 students.


Registration is open! Registering for this class is simple:


DMACC Students

If you've already been accepted to DMACC, register for PHR 185 - Pharmacology as you normally register for classes.


Non-DMACC Students

Take this class as a Guest Student​. It's easy to become a Guest Student. Click here to find out how.


For more information, email Dr. Guerra at or call 515-965-7192


Summer Syllabus

Summer 2020 (PDF) 

Summer 2020 (Word Document

Fall Syllabus

Fall 2020 (PDF) 

Fall 2020 (Word Document

Why is nursing pharmacology hard?


Top 200 Drugs of 2017


Top 200 Drugs Chapter 1 Through 7 (2 Hours)