Online Master of Science in Regulatory Science

The Master of Science in Regulatory Science prepares students to assess products that are typically overseen by various corporations and agencies, including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Students learn the various methods and standards of approaching safety, quality and performance of products.
Learn more

Quick facts

Next start date: 08/20/2020


Total classes: 11

Weeks per class: 7.5

Total credit hours: 33

Degree questions, answered.

Have questions about the Regulatory Science (MS)? Fill out this form and we’ll get in touch!

This is a required field.
This is a required field.
Email is required and should be valid.

By submitting my information, I consent to ASU contacting me about educational services using automated calls, prerecorded voice messages, SMS/text messages or email at the information provided above. Message and data rates may apply. Consent is not required to receive services, and I may call ASU directly at 866-277-6589. I consent to ASU’s mobile terms and conditions, and Privacy Statements, including the European Supplement.

Details

The MS program in regulatory science is designed for students interested in protecting public health by controlling the distribution of products such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices, as well as agrochemicals. In particular, the ASU Regulatory Science program focuses on drugs and devices, preparing students for careers in the pharmaceutical, medical research and medical device industries.

The field of regulatory science focuses on the application of regulations throughout the lifecycle of medical products and compliance with regulations in the development, approval and marketing of medical products. This advanced degree incorporates a transdisciplinary approach to meet the unique needs of regulating bodies and the industry. While earning the MS in regulatory science, students delve into all aspects of regulatory affairs including clinical research, ethics, quality systems, legal aspects and global regulatory practices in the regulatory field.

Featured courses


HCR 576 Drug Discovery, Development and Regulations (3)


HCR 577 Global Regulatory Affairs (3)


HCR 578 Legal Aspects of Clinical Research (3)


HCR 579 Translational Research in Drug Discovery and Development (3)


Related careers

The field of regulatory affairs continues to grow as pharmaceutical and medical development advances. Companies are eager to hire regulatory science professionals into jobs such as:

Regulatory affairs professional

Regulatory coordinator

Regulatory scientist

Prestigious faculty

The Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation is the home to world-renowned faculty members.

  • Countless national faculty nursing awards. 
  • Fulbright Senior Scholar. 
  • Rosalynn Carter National Leadership Award in Caregiving. 
  • Ruth B. Freeman Award from the American Public Health Association.

Prestigious faculty

The Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation is the home to world-renowned faculty members.

  • Countless national faculty nursing awards. 
  • Fulbright Senior Scholar. 
  • Rosalynn Carter National Leadership Award in Caregiving. 
  • Ruth B. Freeman Award from the American Public Health Association.

Admission requirements

Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.

Preparing the nursing and health leaders of tomorrow

ASU’s Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation provides a first-class education to students across a wide range of health disciplines. The college distinguishes itself through high-quality instructors and challenging courses and programs.

10+


undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs online.

250+


faculty members.

$13.2 million


in research awards.

4,000+


students.

Tuition calculator

Our tuition calculator can help you estimate full-time tuition fees for this program without financial aid. Keep in mind: More than 80% of our students receive financial aid.

You might also be interested in

Clinical Research Management - Regulatory Science (MS)

Graduate

Clinical Research Management - Regulatory Science (MS)


Clinical Research Management (Graduate Certificate)

Certificates

Clinical Research Management (Graduate Certificate)


Healthcare Innovation (MHI)

Graduate

Healthcare Innovation (MHI)


Clinical Research Management (MS)

Graduate

Clinical Research Management (MS)


asuonline chat