Free Online Pharmaceutical Sciences Courses from Top Universities

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Pharmaceutical science courses are offered online for free by top universities, including Johns Hopkins University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Utah. These online courses cover topics including regulations, drug development and pharmaceutical principles.
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Free Pharmaceutical Sciences Courses

Free pharmaceutical sciences courses are available online at the University of California at Irvine and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, among other schools. Course materials are available on each school's website.

University of California at Irvine

The University of California at Irvine offers courses for free online in pharmaceutical sciences. Topics cover regulatory requirements for pharmaceutical products and medical product quality systems.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MIT offers students in this health science course the chance to learn the fundamentals of biochemistry, biophysics and physiology. This course's aim is to give students an understanding of pharmacologic agents.

Johns Hopkins University

This course at Johns Hopkins University introduces students to new drug development procedures (clinical and preclinical). Course topics include ethical and legal regulations applicable to the development of drugs.

Open University

Open University offers a free online course for students to study how aspirin controls pain. Students will need an organic molecular modeling kit to complete all of the units in this course.

Free Online Pharmaceutical Science Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Regulatory Requirements for Pharmaceutical Products course from University of California at Irvine Undergraduate Text Yes No Yes
Medical Product Quality Systems course from University of California at Irvine Undergraduate Text Yes No Yes
Principles of Pharmacology course from MIT Graduate Texts/lecture notes/study materials Yes Yes Yes
Principles of Drug Development course from Johns Hopkins University Undergraduate Texts/lecture materials Yes No Yes
Pain and Aspirin course from Open University Beginner Text Yes No Yes

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    1. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Healthcare Admin
      • MS in Nursing
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor: Health Science
      • Bachelor: Healthcare Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Regent University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Healthcare Leadership
    Master's
      • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Healthcare Management
      • Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Management
  • Online Programs Available
    3. The George Washington University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MSHS in Clinical Research Administration
      • MSHS in Clinical and Translational Research
      • MSHS in Regulatory Affairs
      • MSHS Medical Laboratory Sciences
      • MSHS in Immunohematology and Biotechnology
      • MSHS in Molecular Diagnostic Sciences
    Bachelor's
      • BSHS in Biomedical Informatics
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Graduate Specialization - Healthcare Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Penn Foster

    Program Options

    Certificate
      • Career Diploma - Pharmacy Technician
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Penn Foster High School

    Program Options

    High School Diploma
      • HS Diploma
  • Campus and Online Programs
    7. South University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Healthcare Administration (MBA)
      • Healthcare Administration (MHA)
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Abilene Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA - Healthcare Administration
      • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • EdD in Organizational Leadership - Health Care Administration
    Master's
      • MBA: Health Systems Management
      • MS in Health Care Administration
    Bachelor's
      • BS in Health Sciences: Professional Development & Advanced Patient Care
      • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science
      • BS in Health Care Administration
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Kaplan University

  • Master of Healthcare Admin
  • MS in Nursing
  • Bachelor: Health Science
  • Bachelor: Healthcare Admin

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Regent University

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  • Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Management

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The George Washington University

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  • MSHS in Clinical and Translational Research
  • BSHS in Biomedical Informatics

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Colorado State University Global

  • Graduate Specialization - Healthcare Administration

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Penn Foster

  • Career Diploma - Pharmacy Technician

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Penn Foster High School

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South University

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Abilene Christian University

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