24 months
Duration
35064 USD/year
35064 USD/year
20175 USD/year
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About

The Biomedical Regulatory Affairs program from University of Washington trains professionals to manage the process of bringing new medical products to market. 

Overview

Key facts

In this two-year, part-time or full-time Biomedical Regulatory Affairs program from University of Washington, you'll develop expertise in the regulations governing medical product development and learn how to lead every step of the regulatory process.

Prepare for Diverse Career Opportunities

The Biomedical Regulatory Affairs program from University of Washington is geared to those who want to launch or advance their career in the regulatory affairs field. With a uniquely broad focus on drugs, devices and biologics, our program prepares you for roles in manufacturing, compliance, marketing, quality assurance and more.

Gain Practical Experience

Students benefit from the program's close ties to the Seattle-area biotechnology, medical device and biomedical industries. During the program practicum, you’ll gain crucial on-the-job experience in regulatory affairs at a Seattle-area company or institution. 

Career Outlook

In 2013, regulatory affairs manager made the CNNMoney list of best jobs in America, ranking because of its combination of job demand, job satisfaction and excellent pay. According to CNNMoney, demand for regulatory affairs managers is expected to grow by 7.9 percent between 2010 and 2020, and the median salary for this position was $97,000, with top earners making $139,000.

Diverse Career Opportunities

Career opportunities in the biomedical regulatory affairs field range from entry level to upper management and from highly technical to business oriented. Regulatory affairs professionals are involved in all aspects of the product life cycle, including areas such as:

  • ensuring compliance with FDA or international regulations
  • planning and supervising clinical trials
  • specifying product labeling and packaging requirements

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomedical Regulatory Affairs
  • Clinical Trials
  • Skills for the Regulatory Affairs Professional
  • Product Development & Manufacturing Systems
  • Implementation & Conduct of Clinical Trials
  • Technical Writing for Biomedical Regulatory Affairs

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Credits

52 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold the minimum equivalent of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution2 or a Bologna bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 180 European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) credits.
  • All students confirming enrollment must provide an official (sealed) transcript and degree statement (with date of award & title of degree awarded) for verification to Graduate Enrollment Management Services (GEMS). 
  • Have earned at least a 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4 point scale) from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35064 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35064 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    35064 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35064 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    20175 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20175 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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