Courses Required for Dual Degrees – Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Master of Business Administration

Total Credits: 57

Core Courses (MS in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing – 21 credits + 9 credits overlapping with MBA from PME’s Business Concentration)

5 core courses (15 credits)

  • PME 530 – Introduction to Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • PME 535 – Good Manufacturing Practices in Pharmaceutical Facilities Design
  • PME 540 – Validation in Life Sciences Manufacturing
  • PME 560 – Quality in Life Sciences Manufacturing
  • PME 602 – Statistical Methods in Life Sciences Manufacturing

Choose 2 electives from the following (6 credits)

  • PME 626 – Manufacturing of Biopharmaceutical Products
  • PME 628 – Manufacturing and Packaging of Pharmaceutical Oral Solid Dosage Products
  • PME 629 – Manufacturing of Sterile Pharmaceuticals
  • PME 660 – Medical Device Manufacturing
  • *Three elective courses from Business (see table below)

Core Courses (MBA – 36 credits + 12 credits overlapping with PME from the Business’ PME concentration courses)

  • MGT 606, Economics for Managers
  • FIN 600, Financial and Managerial Accounting
  • FIN 623, Financial Management
  • BIA 600, Business Analytics: Data, Models, and Decisions
  • BIA 610, Applied Analytics
  • MGT 612, Leader Development
  • MGT 635, Managerial Judgment and Decision Making
  • MGT 641, Marketing Management
  • MGT 657, Operations Management
  • MGT 663, Discovering and Exploiting Entrepreneurial Opportunities
  • MGT 699, Strategic Management
  • MGT 810, Field Consulting Project or Entrepreneurial Project
  • **Four elective courses from PME degree – part of the new PME Concentration