The scholars in the MS program will be required to complete 30 credit hours including the following core courses. Based on individual scholar’s academic preparedness, there will be flexibility in the core courses. For example, if a scholar already had taken some of the following core courses during their training program, those scholars can take other courses in the CTS graduate program.

M.S., Major in Clinical and Translational Science requirements: 30 credits

CTS 601Biostatistics and Analysis of Clinical Data Evidence-based Practice3
IDC 601Responsible Conduct of Research1
CTS 701Intermediate Biostatistics: Correlational and Multivariate Regression Analyses of Clinical Data3
CTS 702Federal Policies in Clinical and Translational Research2
CTS 712Bioinformatics and Information Technology in Clinical Medicine2
CTS 713The Discipline of Scientific Writing and Preparation of Competitive Grant Applications3
CTS 791Seminars in Clinical and Transitional Science1
CTS 795Directed Independent Study2-3
CTS 797Directed Independent Research2-6
CTS 799Master's Thesis1-6
Electives4