Master of Science in Regulatory Science
University of Maryland-Baltimore

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Regulatory Science program provides the knowledge and skills necessary for students to contribute to drug and biologics regulation and pharmaceutical product lifecycles.  The curriculum focuses on drugs and biologics, although aspects of diagnostics, devices, and nutritional products are also addressed, allowing students to become fluent in the science of developing new tools, standards, and approaches to assess the safety, efficacy, quality, and performance of FDA-regulated products.  The program uses a science-driven understanding of drug and biologic product development and regulation while covering regulatory affairs in a global manner.


  • Bachelor’s degree in an area of science, health or policy, engineering, or business from a U.S. or international institution 
  • Preferred minimum 3.0 GPA and overall quality of academic transcripts
  • GRE test scores
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Statement of goals

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education