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Submission Number: 374
Submission ID: 374
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Created: Wed, 07/15/2020 - 09:35
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Contact Information

9401 Jeronimo Road
Irvine
California
92618
United States
California
Yes

Program Application Deadline

June 30, 2022
Yes
$50
Rolling admission.
Deadline for Fall 2022 admission - June 30, 2022.
Applications received after the deadlines will be considered on a space-available basis.
Yes

Program Description

The Master of Science of Regulatory Affairs (MSRA) is a 4-semester hybrid program that provides advanced didactic education and experiential simulation training in both an online and in-person format to help professionals advance as regulatory affairs experts and leaders.

Regulatory affairs courses within this program will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to effectively manage the regulatory process. From discovery to commercialization, the program will cover the steps that are required to bring a medical product to market, both in the U.S. and around the globe. Graduate courses address critical regulatory issues affecting all of the stages and processes in regulatory affairs.

The MSRA offers two tracks:
- Biopharmaceuticals
- Medical Devices

Graduates of the program can pursue a variety of career opportunities in the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industry, regulatory agencies, contract research organizations, consulting firms, among other organizations.

The School of Pharmacy is located on Chapman’s Rinker Health Sciences Campus, in beautiful Irvine, California. Our location in Orange County provides unique opportunities for students to network with numerous nearby health care organizations and companies. Orange County is the #1 county in the U.S. with the number of employees in the health field and #2 for the number of medical equipment and supplies manufacturing establishments (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics). There are a substantial number of regulatory affairs positions and job opportunities in Orange County and the surrounding area.
Yes

Institution Information

Private
Yes
Fall
Yes

Degree Requirements

30
Not Required
Not Required
Not Required
Not Required
Varies
The program has Thesis and Non-thesis options.
Yes

Degree Information

Hybrid
  • Biopharmaceuticals
  • Medical Devices
Administrative Science, Health Policy, Pharmacy Policy, Regulatory Science, Social Science
Yes

Program Statistics

No
No
Yes

GRE and Other Tests

No
GRE is not required but may be submitted to augment an application.
TOEFL or IELTS
Yes

Letters of Recommendation

Yes
2
The letters should be from professors or employers familiar with applicant's academic abilities.
If the last degree was awarded less than three years ago, at least one of the letters must be from a professor at the university that awarded the degree.
Yes

Other Admission Requirements

2.5
An English Proficiency Test score must be submitted if an applicant did not receive a degree in a country where English was the official language.
The minimal accepted score is: TOEFL = 80 (internet); IELTS = 6.5; PTEA = 53; CAE = 180.
English Proficiency Test scores are valid for two years.
Applicants with English Proficiency Scores that do not meet the minimum requirement are encouraged to retake the test to meet the requirement before applying.
Yes

Financial Support

0
None
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No
Yes