Regulatory Affairs and Services (M.S.)



Complete admission and program requirements are found in the University Catalog.


The Part-Time program is a two-year program for working professionals.

The program offers two courses in the fall and spring semesters and one course in the summer semester. Courses are offered 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays and 5-9 p.m. weeknights at St Cloud State at Plymouth in Plymouth. The program is available to students nationally and synchronously online.

Designed by world-renowned expert in regulatory affairs and former head of regulatory affairs at Medtronic Chuck Swanson, the program is taught by industry experts with 10-20+ years of experience in regulatory affairs and related fields.

Online program

The RAS Part-Time program is available to students nationally via Zoom. 

  • Students connect synchronously to class and actively participate in lectures and discussions.
  • All class sessions are recorded for those who might miss a lecture and for study purposes.
  • The RAS program has six years of successful experience with remote learning.

AMDM Scholarship

The Association of Medical Diagnostics Manufacturers (AMDM) offers two $5,000 scholarships to Regulatory Affairs and Services graduate students.

Program Track

Year 1

Year 2

1Electives selected from RAS, ACR and MTQ courses with advisor approval.
2Timing for registration for RAS-690 may vary depending on the timing of the culminating project.

Other Options

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