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

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Purdue University Global

    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
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management
  • Online Programs Available
    3. 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
  • Online Programs Available
    4. 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
    5. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS - Organizational Leadership: Health Care Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    6. 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
    7. Penn Foster

    Program Options

    Certificate
      • Career Diploma - Pharmacy Technician
  • Online Programs Available
    8. University of the Southwest

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA Healthcare Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Abilene Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA - Healthcare Administration
      • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Indiana Wesleyan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration - Health Care Administration
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. General Studies - Life Sciences
      • B.S. Healthcare Administration
    Associate's
      • A.S. General Studies - Life Sciences

Featured Schools

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

Purdue University Global

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

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Regent University

  • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Healthcare Leadership
  • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Healthcare Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management

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Grand Canyon University

  • EdD in Organizational Leadership - Health Care Administration
  • MBA: Health Systems Management
  • BS in Health Sciences: Professional Development & Advanced Patient Care

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Herzing University

  • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Public Safety Leadership
  • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Project Management

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Northcentral University

  • MS - Organizational Leadership: Health Care Administration

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The George Washington University

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

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Penn Foster

  • Career Diploma - Pharmacy Technician

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University of the Southwest

  • MBA Healthcare Administration

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