Overview of General Requirements
To complete the Clinical Research Training Program (CRTP) students must complete 26 credits of required coursework. The Master of Science in Clinical Research (MSCR) students are required to obtain a minimum of 38 credits, including a Masters Thesis. To complete the PhD in Clinical Research, trainees are required to complete 66 credits of coursework, including sitting for a qualifying exam, and submission of a thesis dissertation. Please refer to the Curriculum Guide for descriptive information on individual courses offered during a specific terms.
All students pursuing a specific degree in the Clinical Research Education Program will be assigned to an academic advisor, with complementary expertise, who is a member of the Clinical Research Education Core Faculty. The role of the academic advisor is outlined under the Academic Advisory Program section of this handbook.