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Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance (MSP) Plans of Study

2015 – 2016

Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate Associate Degree

Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate


Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate Associate Degree (A45810) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER, 2015
ACA 122 College Transfer Success 0 2 0 1
MSP 110 Intro. to Medical Product Safety 3 0 0 3
CTR 110 Introduction to Clinical Research 3 0 0 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry* 3 0 0 3
SPRING SEMESTER, 2016
BIO 168 Anatomy & Physiology I* 3 3 0 4
BIO 169 Anatomy & Physiology II 3 3 0 4
MSP 115 Medical Product Safety Regulations 3 0 0 3
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disciplines 3 0 0 3
SUMMER TERM, 2016
MSP 120 Safety Reporting 3 2 0 4
PHI 240 Introductions to Ethics 3 0 0 3
SOC 225 Social Diversity 3 0 0 3
FALL SEMESTER, 2016
BIO 271 Pathophysiology 3 0 0 3
DBA 110 Database Concepts (1st Mini) 2 2 0 3
DBA 120 Database Programming I (2nd Mini) 2 2 0 3
MSP 130 Safety Systems & Processes 3 2 0 4
SPRING SEMESTER, 2017
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I 3 0 0 3
MSP 150 Medical Product Safety Fieldwork I 0 0 15 5
MSP 220 Signal Detection & Risk Assess. 3 0 0 3
PHM 120 Pharmacology I 3 0 0 3
SUMMER TERM, 2017
MSP 250 Medical Product Safety Fieldwork II 0 0 24 8
PHM 125 Pharmacology II 3 0 0 3
Total Semester Hours Required for AAS Degree 72

Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate (C45810S) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
MSP 110 Introduction to Medical Product Safety 3 0 3
MSP 115 Medical Product Safety Regulations 3 0 3
MSP 120 Safety Reporting 3 0 3
MSP 130 Safety Systems and Processes 3 0 3
MSP 220 Signal Detection and Risk Assess 3 0 3
Total Semester Hours Required for Certificate 17

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

*ENG 070, ENG 080, ENG 090, ENG 090A , RED 070, RED 080, RED 090 or DRE 096, 097, 098; MAT 050, MAT 060, MAT 070 or DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050, DMA 060, DMA 070, DMA 080 may be required based on placement test results.

NOTE: Student must demonstrate computer competency by achieving a satisfactory score on the computer competency test; credit by exam; completion of CIS 110; or by other institutional transferable credit (comparable/higher level computer course).

Students are eligible to enroll in the Medical Product Safety Certificate who have completed a baccalaureate or graduate degree in biological science, chemistry, or an allied health area, or who have completed one year of employment in the clinical research field within the last five years.

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 overall grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact Admissions and Enrollment Services to determine if readmission is necessary.