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

Popular Schools

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    1. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Healthcare Admin
      • Master: Nursing/Nurse Administrator
      • MS in Nursing
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor: Health Science
      • Bachelor: Healthcare Admin
  • Online Programs Available
    2. The George Washington University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MSHS in Clinical Research Administration
      • MSHS in Regulatory Affairs
      • MSHS in Health Care Quality
    Certificate
      • Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Administration
      • Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Affairs
      • Graduate Certificate in Health Care Quality
  • Online Programs Available
    3. American University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Healthcare Management
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership - Health Care Administration
  • Campus and Online Programs
    5. Centenary University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA in Health Administration
    Certificate
      • Health Administration Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Colorado Technical University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Management - Health Care Management and Leadership
    Master's
      • MS - Healthcare Management
      • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Management
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Business Administration - Health Care Management
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Herzing University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Public Safety Leadership
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    8. The University of Scranton

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA - Healthcare Management
      • Master of Health Administration
    Certificate
      • Executive Certificate in Health Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    9. George Mason University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Health Administration in Health Systems Management
      • Master of Science in Health Informatics
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Graduate Specialization - Healthcare Administration

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

Kaplan University

  • Master of Healthcare Admin
  • Master: Nursing/Nurse Administrator
  • Bachelor: Health Science
  • Bachelor: Healthcare Admin

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The George Washington University

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  • MSHS in Regulatory Affairs
  • Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Administration
  • Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Affairs

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American University

  • Master of Science in Healthcare Management

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Northcentral University

  • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership - Health Care Administration

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Centenary University

  • MBA in Health Administration
  • Health Administration Certificate

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Colorado Technical University

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  • MS - Healthcare Management
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Herzing University

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  • Master of Health Administration
  • Executive Certificate in Health Administration

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