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.


Summer 2021 Re​gistration opens in March​!​ 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​

Spring Syllabus

Spring 2021 (PDF)

Spring 2021 (Word Document)

Summer Syllabus

Summer 2021 (PDF)

Summe​r 2021 (Word Document)

Why is nursing pharmacology hard?


Top 200 Drugs of 2017


Top 200 Drugs Chapter 1 Through 7 (2 Hours)