Program Overview:

Quality Assurance and Regulatory Science

Please note: This program is no longer accepting new students. Prospective students should review our new Master of Science in Regulatory Compliance program. The Quality Assurance and Regulatory Science master's program is offered in partnership with the Department of Chemistry at Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences of Northwestern University

Curriculum Requirements

Current students should refer to curriculum requirements in place at time of entry into the program.

Core Courses:

  • QARS 401-0 Regulation and Quality Systems
  • QARS 405-0 Applied Research and Writing
  • QARS 410-0 Intro to Statistical Methods
  • QARS 430-0 Ethical and Legal Issues
  • QARS 590-0 Thesis Research

Elective Courses:

  • QARS 415-0 Advanced Statistical Methods
  • QARS 420-0 Quality Management
  • QARS 440-0 Food Quality Assurance
  • QARS 450-0 Medical Device Regulations
  • QARS 460-0 Drug and Biologics Regulations
  • QARS 490-0 Special Topics

Elective Courses:

  • QARS 420-0 Quality Management
  • QARS 421-0 Regulatory Practices