Certificate Programs in QA/RA

Curriculum and Necessary Forms

QA/RA certificates enable students to gain credentials in key industry specialties. 

Certificates are offered in two formats:

  • Traditional classroom courses on evenings and weekends
  • Online (all Certificates are online, except GMPs for the 21st Century)

Completion Deadlines:

  • Four course certificates must be completed in three years
  • Five course certificates must be completed in four years

Academic Requires

  • Students must earn an overall B (3.0) average to receive any certificate
  • Students with bachelor's degrees can pursue Pre-Master’s Certificates. 
  • Students who have earned the M.S. in QA/RA from Temple or a comparable, approved graduate program may pursue Post-Master's Certificates.  Students who did not receive an M.S. from Temple are required to complete an additional course for all Post-Master's Certificates.

Pre-Master’s Certificates

Brochures

Biopharmaceutical and Generic Drugs Brochure
Clinical Trial Management Brochure
Global Pharmacovigilance Brochure
Good Manufacturing Practices Brochure
Medical Devices Brochure
Basic Pharmaceutical Development Brochure
Drug Development Brochure

Application Forms for Pre-Master's Certificates

Biopharmaceutical and Generic Drugs Application
Clinical Trial Management Application
Global Pharmacovigilance:  Benefit Risk Assessment Application
GMPs for the 21st Century Application
Medical Devices Application
Basic Pharmaceutical Development Application
Drug Development Application

Notice of Completion for Pre-M.S. Certificates

Notice of Completion for Pre-M.S. Certificates

Forms for Post-Master’s Certificates

Brochures

Advanced Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs Brochure

Application Forms for Post-Master's Certificates

Biopharmaceutical and Generic Drugs Application
Clinical Trial Management Application
Global Pharmacovigilance Application
GMPs for the 21st Century Application
Medical Devices Application
Advanced Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs Application

Notice of Completion for all Post-M.S. Certificates

Notice of Completion for all Post-M.S. Certificates

Certificate for Non-Thesis M.S. in Pharmaceutics

The four-course Certificate in Pharmaceutics requires completion of these courses within three years with an overall B average:

  • Pharmaceutical Analysis
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing I
  • Physical Pharmacy
  • One additional required or elective course

Students may count all of the courses towards the non-thesis M.S. in Pharmaceutics, provided they meet the requirements for admission.

Contact

Mail certificate applications to:

Temple University School of Pharmacy
QA/RA Graduate Program
425 Commerce Drive, Suite 175
Fort Washington, PA 19034

Email Notice of Completion forms to:

qarareg@temple.edu

Questions?
267-468-8560