If you hold a bachelor’s degree and have considered working in product management or quality control for the government or the drug industry, the Master of Regulatory Affairs and Health Policy program at MCPHS Online might be for you. Since 1999, MCPHS University has offered academic training in the regulation of drugs, devices and biologics, law, marketing and health policy. In fact, our knowledgeable faculty and staff wrote the book on regulatory affairs—twice!
Our program can be completed in fewer than two years. Choose MCPHS Univeristy, and you will:
- Learn from experienced, dedicated faculty, in small classes, where you and your career matter. You will be taught by executives with experience in drugs, devices and biologics and healthcare and policy
- Join a substantial network of alumni who work in industry (manufacturers as well as CROs), government (including FDA), and world-renowned healthcare organizations
- Access cutting edge information, using library resources developed by dedicated personnel with one of the largest medical product libraries in the country
Plot Your Own Course
In the Master of Regulatory Affairs and Health Policy program, you now have the freedom to choose between a thesis and a non-thesis option. Students who wish to pursue the non-thesis option will enroll in DRA814 Capstone course and be asked to conduct a research project pertinent to their field, work or area of interest. Using skills you have learned from the course, including the process of scientific writing a peer-reviewed journal article, you will create and present an abstract, a paper, and a poster at the conclusion of the course.
Graduates of our MS program work in federal or state regulatory agencies, clinical research organizations, managed care, or other health related fields where knowledge of the regulatory and legal environment is required.
Our program is ideal for those interested in pursuing careers in regulatory affairs, product management, marketing, quality assurance and control, and manufacturing.