Drug Development Program

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MS and Graduate Certificates with emphasis in Drug Development

The University of Cincinnati MS with drug development specialization (MSDD) is a two-year, online degree program with a first-in-class curriculum in global pharmaceutical development (drugs/biologicals, drug products and devices). Tailored to meet the aspirations of working professionals, the program can be completed on a part-time basis with coursework offered on-site in the evening on weekdays (typically Mondays and Thursdays) or via online learning basis.

A collaboration between academia, industry and government, the University of Cincinnati MSDD provides cross-disciplinary training in the scientific and regulatory and business aspects of drug development. Graduates are uniquely prepared to participate in the multidisciplinary process to translate a therapeutic concept from lab bench to bedside.

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