RAS Full Time Master's Program with industry based internship starts Fall 2015. The RAS Full Time Program is an extension of the current RAS Part Time Program and designed for international students and others who can register for a full time program. See the Master's Programs page for details. Apply now.

  • Deadlines for international students who are currently in the US. Fall =Sept 1st; Spring = Dec 1st
  • Deadline for international students not in the US. Fall = May 15th; Spring = Sept 15th

RAS Certificate Program starts Fall 2015. Based on the successful RAS Master's Program, the RAS Certificate Program is designed for those who want to work in the medical device industry and those in industry who work with regulatory affairs or have other regulatory responsibilities. See the Certificate Program page for details. Apply no later that August 1, 2015.

Now accepting applications for the 2016 RAS student cohort.  Classes start September 12, 2016. The RAS Part Time Program is designed for working professionals and focuses on FDA and international regulation of medical devices and is open to students locally and nationally via Adobe Connect.   Applications should be submitted by August 1, 2015 but no later than July 1, 2015 if you plan to apply for the AMDM scholarship (see below).Announcement:

Announcement: Association of Medical Diagnostics Manufacturers Scholarship

The Association of Medical Diagnostics Manufacturers (AMDM) is awarding scholarships to students in the Master of Science Program in Regulatory Affairs and Services (RAS). AMDM is a nonprofit trade association that serves as an educational resource for regulatory submissions and other compliance issues to the in vitro diagnostic industry.

Two $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to students in the RAS Program, one to a new enrollee and one to a student who has completed at least 12 credits in the degree program. The scholarships will be awarded for the 2016-17 school year and cover the fall and spring semesters.


Regulatory Affairs as a Career in the Medical Device Industry

RAS courseThe demand for qualified regulatory professionals in the medical device industry has always been strong. And demand continues to grow, fueled by ever-evolving laws and regulations in the US and worldwide.

The Master of Science Program in Regulatory Affairs and Services (RAS) focuses on medical devices and provides depth on FDA and international regulatory requirements and procedures for medical devices that other Master’s Programs cannot match. Courses are taught be industry experts and are applications oriented.RAS Program graduates are working in medical device companies, large and small, CROs and FDA.


Hear what Mark Duval a nationally recognized expert in Regulatory Affairs has to say about the RAS Program.

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Apply now for the Fall 2016 RAS student cohort. The RAS Program has broad applicability for the US medical device industry and applications are being accepted both locally and nationally. Remote students can connect synchronously to classes via Adobe Connect.

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