Graduate Certificate in Life Sciences Management
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Life Sciences Management program is designed to meet the needs of a variety of corporations and individuals who are interested in honing advanced technical and business skill sets necessary to fill leadership roles within the life science industry.  The curriculum allows students to build a deeper understanding of one or more areas of the product development process, such as drug and device regulations and regulatory compliance, risk management, and value creation and innovation.  Students expand technical knowledge in specific areas of strategic focus for the biopharma industry such as immunology, gene therapy, virology, pharmacology, and more.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in life sciences or an engineering field with a foundation in life sciences, or other related field
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Undergraduate major GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Statement of purpose
  • GRE test scores

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education