Degree and Certificate Programs

Whether you are looking for an undergraduate, graduate or certificate program, there are colleges and universities around the world offering programs tailored to your specific needs. For additional information about the programs listed below, please contact the universities directly. 

Note: The following list does not constitute a RAPS endorsement of these particular programs.

United States

Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ
Master of Science in Clinical Research Management
Concentration in Regulatory Science
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Management
Program is available completely online

California State University Fullerton, Fullerton, CA
Master of Science in Applied Biotechnology
University Extended Education Certificate Program in Pharmaceutical Engineering
University Extended Education Certificate Program in Pharmaceutical Product Lifecycle Risk Management
(classroom and online courses available)

Campbell University School of Pharmacy, Buies Creek, NC
Bachelor of Science in Clinical Research (BSCR) and Master of Science in Clinical Research

George Washington University, Washington, DC
Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Affairs
Master of Science in Health Sciences in Regulatory Affairs

Hood College, Frederick, MD
Certificate in Regulatory Compliance

Indiana University Kelley School of Business, Bloomington, IN
Kelley Executive Certificate in the Business of Life Sciences

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore and Rockville, MD
Master of Science in Biotechnology with a concentration in Regulatory Affairs
Master of Science in Bioscience Regulatory Affairs
(Both degree programs can be completed entirely online or onsite)
BD Diagnostics Regulatory Affairs Fellowship

Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont, CA
Master of Bioscience (MBS) with emphasis in Clinical Regulatory Affairs

Lehigh University, Bethelem, PA
Certificate in Regulatory Affairs

Long Island University—Arnold and Marie Schwarzt College of Pharmacy, Brooklyn, NY
Master of Science with a specialization in drug regulatory affairs

Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL
Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law
Master of Laws in Health Law

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, Boston, MA
Master of Science in Drug Regulatory Affairs and Health Policy

Northeastern University, College of Health Science & College of Science, Boston, MA
Master of Science in Biotechnology
Master of Science in Biopharmaceutical Regulatory Science

Northeastern University, School of Professional & Continuing Studies, Boston, MA
Master of Science in Regulatory Affairs
Graduate Certificate in Biopharmaceutical Domestic Regulatory Affairs
Graduate Certificate in Biopharmaceutical International Regulatory Affairs
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Trial Design and Project Management
Graduate Certificate in Medical Devices Regulatory Affairs

Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies, Chicago, IL
Master of Science in Quality Assurance and Regulatory Science
Master of Science in Clinical Research and Regulatory Administration

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Graduate Certificate Program in Regulatory and Quality Compliance
Master of Science in Industrial and Physical Pharmacy, RQC Concentration

Regis College, Weston, MA
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Management
Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Management
Master of Science in Regulatory and Clinical Research Management
Professional Advancement Courses in Regulatory and Clinical Research

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Professional Science Master’s Program, New Brunswick/Newark/Camden, NJ
Master of Business & Science
Graduate Certificate in Pharmaceuticals & Clinical Trials Management
Graduate Certificate in Science & Technology Management

San Diego State University, San Diego, CA (Regulatory Science)
Advanced Certificate in Regulatory Affairs
Master of Science in Regulatory Affairs

St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN 
Master of Science in Regulatory Affairs and Services, with focus on medical devices
Master of Science in Applied Clinical Research, designed specifically for industry

St. Johns University, New York, NY
Master's in Pharmacy Administration with a specialization in Pharmaceutical Marketing and Regulatory Affairs/Quality Assurance

Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Master of Science in Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs and Post-Master's certificate in Advanced Quality Assurance or Regulatory Affairs

University of California, Berkeley Extension, CA
Professional Program in Regulatory Affairs
Professional Program in Quality and Compliance for Biotechnology
Certificate Program in Clinical Research Conduct and Management (classroom or fully online)

University of California, San Diego Extension, San Diego, CA
Certificate in Regulatory Affairs Essentials and Certificate in Regulatory affairs for the Biomedical Industry

University of California, Irvine Extension, Irvine, CA
Certificate in Medical Product Development
Certificate in Clinical Trials: Medical Device and Drug Development
Certificate in Clinical Research
Specialized Studies Program in Regulatory Affairs
(Classroom and On-line courses available)

University of California, Santa Cruz Extension in the Silicon Valley, Cupertino, CA
Regulatory Affairs Certificate Program (including drug and device tracks)
Clinical Trials Design and Management Certificate Program
Biotechnology Certificate Program
Bioscience Business and Marketing Certificate Program

University of Florida College of Pharmacy, Gainesville, FL
Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy (Research)
Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy (FDA/CDER, Research)
PhD in Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy (Research)
PhD in Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy (FDA/CDER, Research)

University of Georgia, College of Pharmacy, Athens, GA
Master of Science in Pharmacy, emphasis in Regulatory Affairs
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Trial Design and Project Management
Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Affairs

University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Biochemical Regulatory Engineering

University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
MS/PhD Program in Pharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Master of Science in Regulatory Science
Master of Science in Management of Drug Development
Doctor of Regulatory Science (DRSc)
Certificate Program in Clinical Research Design and Management
Certificate Program in Food Safety
Certificate Program in Patient and Product Safety
Certificate in Preclinical Drug Development
Certificate in Regulatory and Clinical Affairs

University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
MS in Regulatory Science

University of Washington Extension
Certificate Program in Biomedical Regulatory Affairs

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Engineering Professional Development, Madison, WI
Regulatory affairs, quality assurance, pharmaceutical engineering (classroom and on-site)

Europe

Cranfield University, United Kingdom
MSc Medical Technology Regulatory Affairs

Danube University Krems, Austria
EU Regulatory Affairs Certificate & Master of Science Program

TOPRA in conjunction with The University of Wales
Postgraduate Diploma and MSc in Regulatory Affairs offered by TOPRA and validated by the University of Wales

University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Certificate of Master of Drug Regulatory Affairs

Canada

Humber College, Toronto, Ontario
Regulatory Affairs Postgraduate Certificate

Seneca College, Toronto, Ontario
Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs and Quality Operations Graduate Certificate