Master of Science In Biotechnology Innovation and Regulatory Science (BIRS)

Elevate your career with Purdue University's online Master of Science in Biotechnology Innovation & Regulatory Science (BIRS). Explore advanced topics like drug development, regulatory compliance, and quality management while collaborating with industry and academic experts.

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Overview
Discover if the Master of Science in Biotechnology Innovation and Regulatory Science is right for you.

Elevate your career with Purdue University’s online Master of Science in Biotechnology Innovation & Regulatory Science (BIRS). Explore advanced topics like drug development, regulatory compliance, and quality management while collaborating with industry and academic experts.

Develop leadership through impactful research projects and enjoy top-tier education with industry collaboration and renowned speakers.

#1
Agricultural Biological Engineering Program (U.S. News & World Report, 2023).
30
number of credits required
$1,000
Cost per credit hour (In-State Residents)
$1,030
Cost per Credit Hour (Out-of-State Residents)

Program Specifics

Learn more about the Biotechnology Innovation and Regulatory Science program

Purdue’s BIRS program offers top-ranked Ag Bio education, state-of-the-art research facilities, industry partnerships, expert speakers, and a diverse peer network, providing comprehensive biotech innovation and regulatory science education.

  • Directed Projects
  • Documents and Dialogues of Drug Development and Registration
  • Drug Development
  • Good Regulatory Practices
  • Biotechnology Innovation
  • Leadership in Biotechnology
  • Medical Devices and Diagnostics
  • Project Management in BIRS
  • Quality Management Audits, & Inspections
  • Molecular Basis of Manufacturing
  • Foundations of Research in BIRS


$1,000 per credit hour (In-State Residents)
$1,030 per credit hour (Out-of-State Residents)

30 Credit Hour Total

Domestic students and permanent residents may qualify for the following types of financial aid:

Career Outcomes

149,915
Unique Job Postings
10.4%
projected growth
115.6k
Median Advertised salaries

Top Job Titles

  • Biostatisticians
  • Engineering Managers
  • Research Associates
  • Project Engineers
  • Clinical Research Coordinators

Top Industries

  • Pharmaceutical Preparation Manufacturing
  • Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
  • General Medical and Surgical Hospitals.

Source: LightcastTM (2023). Unique job postings for July 2022-2023. Projected growth for years 2023-2033.

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