Make good manufacturing practice greater with a sought-after credential.

Move up the ladder or transition into life sciences manufacturing with a master’s degree that tells employers you’re ready to lead. Good manufacturing practice (GMP) industries —pharma, biotech, medtech, personal care, cosmetics and others — need trained professionals who can command new technologies, modern facilities, and quality assurance processes in a global regulatory environment. Build your career on integrity and innovation with our M.S. in pharmaceutical manufacturing and engineering in the heart of the New York/New Jersey pharma hub.

As a premier graduate program, we are internationally recognized for providing cutting edge education to global pharmaceutical, biotech, nutraceutical and medical device professionals. The program serves both recent engineering, science or pharmacy graduates seeking credentials as well as engineers, scientists and other specialists who are already working in GMP-regulated manufacturing industries. You’ll gain the skills to lead teams and solve challenging problems utilizing emerging pharmaceutical technologies. We offer a unique blend of small class sizes, intense collaboration and strong professional networking opportunities. 

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90% Job Placement

The program boasts a 90% job placement rate for graduates, with others going on to pursue doctoral studies. Hiring companies report that graduates from our program start contributing faster than other new hires.

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Manufactured to Produce Great Outcomes

Discover how a master’s in pharmaceutical manufacturing from Stevens opens all the right doors.

The Cutting Edge of Manufacturing Research

Designing High-Performance Products

​The Design & Manufacturing Institute (DMI) at Stevens is a research and development center focused on realizing cost-effective and high-performance products and systems. Graduate students in the PM program assist in cross-disciplinary research on knowledge-based design; advanced materials and manufacturing process sciences; and intelligent systems integration technologies.

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Who You’ll Work With

World-Class Faculty

The mechanical engineering faculty at Stevens includes highly respected researchers, instructors, and innovators. Among them are National Science Foundation CAREER award winners, Young Investigator winners, ASME Fellows, and ASME Outstanding New Educator winners. Many of our faculty hold patents and have pioneered groundbreaking research in the field of engineering. Their research interests are incredibly diverse, ensuring that you can find a mentor for the areas you want to explore most.

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Who Should Apply

We welcome applicants who are either currently working in GMP-related industries or recent graduates who are seeking entry-level positions in pharmaceutical manufacturing.

Application Requirements

4-year undergraduate degree in engineering, science or pharmacy

Official college transcripts

Competitive GRE scores

Competitive TOEFL / IELTS scores (for international students whose native language is not English)

Two letters of recommendation

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Location On Campus

The Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Carnegie Room 200
1 Castle Point Terrace
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Contact Types

p. 201.216.5559
e. [email protected]

Department Leaders

Dr. Sven K. Esche Associate Professor, Associate Department Director, and Director of Graduate Programs