Totally online at your own pace.

All courses focus on RAC preparation.

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Biotechnology Regulatory Affairs

In only one semester*, a Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology Regulatory Affairs can be yours.

Five courses offered totally online to be completed at your own pace.

Upon completion you will be prepared and eligible for the Regulatory Affairs Certification test.

Did You Know?

  • Job demand for regulatory affairs knowledge is at an all time high.
  • UAB faculty are subject matter experts with real-world experience.
  • Each course will focus on RAC requirements and preparation.

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*Some graduate students take a full schedule of 15 hours in one semester but our typical students complete the five courses over three semesters.


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Scientist Female Holding Well Dish 120x120The Biotechnology Regulatory Affairs Graduate Certificate program curriculum is designed to prepare you to help ensure that your company's therapeutics, biologics, diagnostics or medical device products progress successfully through the development, manufacturing and marketing processes. As the biotechnology industry grows and life science companies mature, there is an increasing demand for a workforce trained in regulatory affairs. Please check the Graduate Catalog for the current curriculum.

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