Online Master of Science in Clinical Research Management (Regulatory Science)
The role of clinical research managers is expanding. To prepare for a regulatory affairs job, ASU’s online MS in clinical research management - regulatory science takes a transdisciplinary approach in providing an education that focuses on conducting clinical research and managing trials, with a focus on the regulatory aspects of research.
Next start date: 10/13/2021
Total classes: 11
Weeks per class: 7.5
Total credit hours: 33
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What is regulatory science and regulatory affairs?
Regulatory science addresses the safety and efficacy of new medical products, diagnostics and treatments. Regulatory affairs ensure new products meet the regulations and standards set by governing agencies. This master’s program aligns regulatuations with science in the lifecycle of medical products. With a regulatory science degree, you may have the ability to advance medical care and treatment while ensuring new discoveries adhere to rules and regulations that keep patients safe.
Become a regulatory scientist
The regulatory science concentration of this clinical research management master’s program emphasizes regulatory affairs and regulatory sciences. In this rigorous program, coursework will include regulatory writing techniques, quality assurance, medical devices and drugs, and pharmaceutical regulation. You’ll also develop your understanding of how to meet regulatory oversight requirements as they relate to the conduct of clinical studies.
Get started in regulatory science today
As an adult learner, you can enjoy the flexibility of online learning in this 33-credit-hour program. You also have the opportunity to take advantage of part-time study if it’s more conducive to your learning style. You can take all your courses online and complete a required six-semester-hour capstone clinical research project.
This clinical research management graduate degree is the first clinical research graduate degree to receive accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs. The CAAHEP is the largest programmatic accreditor in the health sciences field and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation in the U.S. and internationally.
Does my lab management degree say 'online'?
No, Arizona State University’s diplomas don’t specify whether you earn your degree online or in person. All diplomas and transcripts simply say “Arizona State University.” That’s because ASU Online students learn from the same faculty and receive the same course content as in-person students receive.
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What can I do with a degree in clinical research management and regulatory science?
Graduates with an ASU Online Master of Science in clinical research management with a focus on regulatory science have a range of career opportunities to explore. Career examples include but are not limited to:
Application requirements for a clinical research management & regulatory science degree
Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.
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