Master of Science in Drug Discovery and Development
Drexel University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Drug Discovery and Development provides students with the opportunity to understand, evaluate, and engage with the entire process of drug discovery and development.  The curriculum provides rigorous scientific and technical training in the field of drug discovery and facilitates a smooth transition to careers in the area.  Advanced electives let students customize the program and focus on one or more areas of interest such as New Product Development, Clinical Research, Epidemiology, Regulatory Affairs, Technology Transfer, Pharmaceutical Law or Strategic Planning.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or international, with 3.0 GPA (cumulative) or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • 3 professional letters of recommendation
  • Essay
  • Resume
  • Total program credits range from 33 – 35 due to differing concentration course requirements

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education