Advanced Certificate in RA

Admission Requirements

The deadline to apply for Fall is August 1st. The deadline to apply for Spring is November 1st.

Applicants must have completed a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution in the United States or its equivalent from a foreign institution.

Students applying for admission should electronically submit the university application available at Please select “Certificate: Regulatory Affairs” when submitting your application.

All applicants must submit admissions materials separately to SDSU Graduate Admissions and to the Regulatory Affairs office.

Graduate Admissions
Official transcripts (in sealed envelopes) from all post-secondary institutions attended should be submitted directly to:

Graduate Admissions
Enrollment Services
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA 92182-7416

  • Students who attended SDSU need only submit transcripts for work completed since last attendance.
  • Students with international coursework must submit both the official transcript and proof of degree.

Regulatory Affairs Department
The following materials should be mailed or delivered to:
Director of Regulatory Science Programs
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1010

  1. Official transcripts for all university and colleges attended (undergraduate and graduate);
  2. A resume detailing work experience and education.