Clinical Research


  • Center City Campus
  • College of Life Sciences

Degree Earned

  • Master of Science

Program Length
2 years minimum

Program Type

  • On Campus

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Program Director

Name: Melissa McCarey, MPH
Position: Program Director

Program Coordinator

Name: Alexandra Whitman
Position: Program Coordinator

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Students are required to take a minimum of 36 credits for conferral of degree.

All Courses Required; 24 Credits 

Course Title
GC660 Statistical Methods of Data Analysis 3
GC630 Fundamentals of Clinical Trials (GC660 is pre-req) 3
GC635 Introduction to Clinical Trials Management   2
GC637 Advanced Clinical Trials Management (GC635 is pre-req) 2
GC640 Research Ethics and Responsible Conduct 1
GC690 Regulatory Issues in Scientific Research 2
GC720  Scientific Writing 2

GC617  Mgmt of Pharm Drug Dev Projects


GC625 Drug Dev Essentials




GC600  Managerial and Teamwork Skills 


GC620 Financial Managment




GC615  Grants and Contracts Management  2
GC510  Database Design and Management 2

12 credits required

Course Title Credits
GC605 Performance Improvement 2
GC610 Strategic Mgmt  2
GC631 Comparative Effectiveness & Patient-Centered Outcomes Research 3
GC650 Economic Analysis of Healthcare Interventions 3
MI580 Principles of Epidemiology 3
PR522 General Pharmacology 3
PR525 Clinical Pharmacology 3