MS in Clinical Research | Curriculum

Part-Time Program - Students complete the program in two years on a part time basis, beginning each fall. 

Full-Time Program - The program is available to students pursuing doctoral degrees in one of the six colleges (Medicine, Dental Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Graduate Studies, Health Professions), as well as international applicants. Students complete program in one year on a full-time basis.

MSCR Part Time Plan of Study

Year Semester Course Credit Hours
1 Fall MCR-700 Clinical Biostatistics 3
    MCR-750 Ethical Issues in Clin 1
    MCR-736 Clinical Epidemiology 3
    MCR-770  Contemporary Topics Seminar 1
      Total Semester Hours 8
         
1 Spring MCR-724 Introduction to Clinical Trial 3
    MCR-746 Informatics and Data Mgmt 2
    MCR-752 Team Science in Clinical Resch 1
    MCR-771 Regression Analysis  2
      Total Semester Hours 8
         
1 Summer MCR-731 Critical Review 2
    MCR-772 Community Engaged Research 1
    MCR-773 Industry/Regulatory 2
    MCR-774 Leadership 2
    MCR-970 Mentored Research 1
      Total Semester Hours 8
         
2 Fall MCR-725 Grant Development 2
    MCR-732 Comparative Effectiveness Resch 3
    MCR-775 Clinical Research Training 1
    MCR-970 Mentored Research 2
      Total Semester Hours 8
         
2 Spring MCR-776 Innovation in Clinical Res 1
    MCR-970 Mentored Research 5
      Total Semester Hours 6
         
      Total Credit Hours 38

 

MSCR Full Time Plan of Study

Year Semester Course Credit Hours
1 Fall MCR-700 Clinical Biostatistics 3
    MCR-738 Clinical Research Intro 1
    MCR-736 Clinical Epidemiology 3
    MCR-770 Contemporary Topics Seminar 1
    MCR-750 Ethical Issues in Clin 1
    MCR-970 Mentored Research 2
    MCR-731 Critical Review 2
      Total Semester Hours 13
         
1 Spring MCR-724 Intro to Clinical Trials 3
    MCR-746 Informatics and Data Mgmt 2
    MCR-752 Team Science in Clinical Resch 1
    MCR-771 Regression Analysis 2
    MCR-777 Intro to Grant Writing 1
    MCR-732 Comparative Effectiveness Resch 3
    MCR-970 Mentored Research 3
      Total Semester Hours 15
         
1 Summer MCR-775 Clinical Research Training 1
    MCR-772 Community Engaged Research 1
    MCR-773 Industry/Regulatory 2
    MCR-774 Leadership 2
    MCR-970 Mentored Research 4
      Total Semester Hours 10
         
      Total Credit Hours 38