Certificate in Pharmaceutical Engineering

This program develops, expands, and refines skills to advance the technology of prescription drug development and manufacturing. Fundamentals of pharmaceutical engineering, drug delivery systems, and regulatory issues are presented.


A minimum of four courses (12 credit hours) are required for this certificate.

Required Courses (12)
CHE 583Pharmaceutical Engineering3
CHE 585Drug Delivery3
Select 6 credit hours from the following courses:6
Molecular Biology3
Biotechnology for Engineers3
Introduction to Medical Devices, BioMEMS and Microfluidics 3
Statistical Tools for Engineers3
Transport Phenomena3
Entrepreneurship and Intellectual Property Management3
Process Design Optimization3
Process Analytical Technology 3
Technologies for Treatment of Diabetes3
Chemical Reaction Engineering3
Applications of Mathematics to Chemical Engineering3
Polymerization Reaction Engineering3
Metabolic Engineering3
Statistical Quality and Process Control3
Bioprocess Engineering3
Interfacial and Colloidal Phenomena with Applications3
Good Manufacturing Practices3
MMAE 556
Solidification and Crystal Growth3
Total Credit Hours12