Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance

Plans of Study

2015 – 2016

Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance Associate Degree (Printable Associate Degree pdf)

Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate (Printable Certificate pdf)


Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate Associate Degree (A45810)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Clinical Hours 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
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry*GE 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 DisciplinesGE 3 0 0 3
SUMMER TERM, 2016
MSP 120 Safety Reporting 3 2 0 4
PHI 240 Introductions to EthicsGE 3 0 0 3
SOC 225 Social DiversityGE 3 0 0 3
FALL SEMESTER, 2016
BIO 271 Pathophysiology 3 0 0 3
DBA 110 Database Concepts (Mini-Session I) 2 2 0 3
DBA 120 Database Programming I (Mini-Session II) 2 2 0 3
MSP 130 Safety Systems & Processes 3 2 0 4
SPRING SEMESTER, 2017
MAT 152 Statistical Methods IGE 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

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.

Medical Product Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate (C45810S)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
MSP 110 Intro. to Medical Product Safety 3 0 3
MSP 115 Medical Product Safety Regulations 3 0 3
MSP 120 Safety Reporting 3 2 4
MSP 130 Safety Systems & Processes 3 2 4
MSP 220 Signal Detection & Risk Assess 3 0 3
Total Semester Hours Required for Certificate 17

*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.

GEFulfills the general education requirements for this degree.

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).

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

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.