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Certificate in Pharmaceutical Management

Students will understand the role of the pharmaceutical industry in the global market and its implications; learn the fundamentals of the drug development cycle and the investment required to bring a drug to market, and learn the most important drug manufacturing processes and the key elements of dosage formulation.  Special emphasis is placed on the project, quality, and financial management aspects of the pharmaceutical business.

Who is the program recommended for?

The interdisciplinary Certificate in Pharmaceutical Management is designed to provide the students with an overview of the pharmaceutical industry, including information about drug discovery and development, FDA requirements, approval processes and the methodologies used by industry to comply with these regulations, drug dosage forms, and the role of key operational units in drug manufacturing processes. 

What will I learn?

  • Principles of Pharmaceutical Engineering :  Overview of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Validation and Regulatory Issues in the Pharmaceutical Industry  with Information about drug discovery and development, FDA regulations, approval process and methodologies used by industry to comply with these regulations, drug dose forms, and the role of key operational units in drug manufacturing processes
  • Competing in Global Markets :  The role of the pharmaceutical industry in the global market and its implications
  • Financial Management *, Project Management *,  Project Control *, Total Quality Management * These elective overview project, quality, and financial management aspects of the pharmaceutical business

* Available online

Why study Pharmaceutical Management at NJIT?

NJIT recognizes pharmaceutical leaders’ need for strong management to sustain the creation, storage and maintenance of databases of biological information in order to support drug discovery development.

Prerequisites

An undergraduate degree in chemical engineering or mechanical engineering, with an undergraduate cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale is usually required. Applicants with: (1) a science degree, (2) an engineering degree in a discipline other than chemical or mechanical engineering, or (3) a GPA below 3.0 but at least 2.8, may be conditionally admitted to the program. Conditions may involve completion of a bridge program designed on a case-by-case basis.

Related Degree Programs

All credits for the Pharmaceutical Management Certificate can be applied in its entirety to the NJIT MS in Engineering Management and MS in Pharmaceutical Engineering or partially to the NJIT MBA or MS in Management.

Take Note

Check the course descriptions for more information. Some course has prerequisites and must be taken in order.

Faculty Advisor: P. Armenante

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Closed FIN600 101 CORPORATE FINANCE I NJIT @ NK R  6:00pm - 9:05pm KUPF 118 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Cancelled FIN600 103 CORPORATE FINANCE I NJIT @ NK M  6:00pm - 9:05pm 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open FIN600 105 CORPORATE FINANCE I NJIT @ NK W  6:00pm - 9:05pm KUPF 211 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed FIN600 851 CORPORATE FINANCE I NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open PHEN601 101 PRINC OF PHARMCTCL ENGR NJIT @ NK M  6:00pm - 9:05pm FMH 110 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open PHEN601 103 PRINC OF PHARMCTCL ENGR NJIT @ NK R  6:00pm - 9:05pm FMH 110 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open PHEN601 851 PRINC OF PHARMCTCL ENGR NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open PHEN604 101 VALIDATION& PHARM INDSTRY NJIT @ NK F  6:00pm - 9:05pm KUPF 103 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open PHEN604 851 VALIDATION& PHARM INDSTRY NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed MRKT620 101 COMPETING IN GLOBAL MRKT NJIT @ NK M  6:00pm - 9:05pm KUPF 208 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed MRKT620 851 COMPETING IN GLOBAL MRKT NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM636 101 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK T  6:00pm - 9:05pm GITC 1400 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM636 103 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK F  6:00pm - 8:55pm KUPF 211 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM636 105 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK F  6:00pm - 8:55pm KUPF 211 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM636 107 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK S  9:00am - 12:00pm KUPF 210 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM636 109 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK S  9:00am - 12:00pm KUPF 210 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM636 851 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM636 853 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed EM637 851 PROJECT CONTROL NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open EM637 853 PROJECT CONTROL NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Open IE673 101 TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK M  6:00pm - 9:05pm GITC 2305 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
Closed IE673 851 TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 09/02/2014 - 12/22/2014
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Closed FIN600 102 CORPORATE FINANCE I NJIT @ NK M  6:00pm - 9:05pm TIER 113 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed FIN600 852 CORPORATE FINANCE I NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open PHEN601 102 PRINC OF PHARMCTCL ENGR NJIT @ NK M  6:00pm - 9:05pm KUPF 204 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open PHEN601 852 PRINC OF PHARMCTCL ENGR NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open PHEN604 102 VALIDATION& PHARM INDSTRY NJIT @ NK R  6:00pm - 9:05pm TIER 107 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open PHEN604 852 VALIDATION& PHARM INDSTRY NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open MRKT620 852 COMPETING IN GLOBAL MRKT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open MRKT620 854 COMPETING IN GLOBAL MRKT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed MRKT620 BEI COMPETING IN GLOBAL MRKT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open EM636 102 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK T  6:00pm - 9:05pm CKB 214 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM636 104 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK F  6:00pm - 8:55pm KUPF 211 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM636 106 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK F  6:00pm - 8:55pm KUPF 211 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM636 108 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK S  9:00am - 11:55am KUPF 210 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM636 110 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK S  9:00am - 11:55am KUPF 210 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM636 852 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM636 854 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM636 BEI PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed EM637 102 PROJECT CONTROL NJIT @ NK S  9:00am - 12:00pm KUPF 104 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Open EM637 852 PROJECT CONTROL NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed IE673 104 TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK R  6:00pm - 9:05pm GITC 2305 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed IE673 852 TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
Closed IE673 BEI TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 01/21/2014 - 05/14/2014
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Open MRKT620 850 COMPETING IN GLOBAL MRKT NJIT @ NK 05/27/2014 - 08/11/2014
Closed MRKT620 MB8 COMPETING IN GLOBAL MRKT NJIT @ NK 07/07/2014 - 08/07/2014
Open EM636 850 PROJECT MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 05/27/2014 - 08/11/2014
Open IE673 850 TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 05/27/2014 - 08/11/2014
Closed IE673 BEI TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT NJIT @ NK 05/27/2014 - 06/30/2014