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 
These programs are also available completely online. Online programs may be accessed here.

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

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA Online Programs
MS in Clinical Research Organization and Management
MS in Clinical Research for Health Professionals
MS in Drug Discovery and Development
Certificate of Study in Clinical Research
Certificate in Drug Discovery and Development
Quantitative Principles for Clinical Research Certificate

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 Business and Science (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 Medical Devices Regulatory Affairs

Northeastern University, Toronto Campus, Toronto, ON
Master of Science in Regulatory Affairs for Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices

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

Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 
Master of Applied Clinical and Preclinical Research (program offered 100% online)

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, Plymouth, 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
Master of Science in Medical Technology Quality, covering Medical Device Quality Assurance in Design, Development, Production, Installation, and Servicing

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

Texas A & M University, College Station, TX
Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Science
Hazard Analysis and Preventive Controls for Feed

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 Division of Containing Education, Irvine, CA  
Certificate in Medical Product Development   (online)
Certificate in Clinical Trials: Medical Device and Drug Development  (online)
Certificate in Clinical Research  (classroom)
Regulatory Affairs and Compliance   (online)

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's Degree Program in Pharmacy
Online Graduate Certificate Program

University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Master of Science in Regulatory Sciences (Thesis Track and Project Track)
Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Sciences
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Trials Design and Monitoring

University of Maryland, School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD
Masters of Science in Regulatory Science

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

University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, NC
Undergraduate Clinical Research
Minor in Clinical Research
Clinical Research Operations Post-Baccalaureate Certification
Master of Clinical Research and Product Development

University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 
Master of Regulatory Affairs
Master of Science in Regulatory Science  

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

University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA
The University of the Sciences Biomedical Writing Certificate in Regulatory Writing

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 
Master of Science in Regulatory Science 
Master of Science in Management of Drug Development 
Master of Science in Medical Product Quality
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
Certificate in Medical Product Quality

University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN 
MS in Regulatory Science
Certificate in Medical Device Development

University of Washington 
Certificate Program in Biomedical Regulatory Affairs 
Master of Science 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)


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 Hertfordshire 
Postgraduate Diploma and MSc in Regulatory Affairs offered by TOPRA and validated by the University of Hertfordshire

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

University of Nicosia, Cyprus
MSc in Drug Regulatory Affairs (Distance Learning)


Humber College, Toronto, Ontario 
Regulatory Affairs Postgraduate Certificate

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


UNSW Sydney
Master of Pharmaceutical Medicine
This degree is fully online and covers all aspects of therapeutic product development including several courses in regulatory affairs.