Our Curriculum

Choose from two MPD tracks:

  • Pharmaceutical product development
  • Chemical product development

All MPD students take the following courses:

  • Sustainability and social entrepreneurship
  • Drug and consumer product design
  • Pharmaceutical manufacturing and process chemistry
  • Intellectual property, regulatory and other legal considerations in product development
  • Global production operations
  • Management science and analytics
  • New venture formation and business development
  • Industry leader seminar series (all semesters)
  • Product development project (all semesters, plus summers)

Select a track that fits you:

  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Formulation, dosage forms and drug product manufacturing
  • Analytical characterization of drugs and consumer products: CMC and QC
  • Project management or supply chain
  • Advanced pharmaceutical manufacturing and process chemistry

All MPD students take 6 elective credits in areas of interest such as:

  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental health