Curriculum Requirements

Core Courses
CTI 601Introduction To Clinical And Translational Research2
CTI 602Writing for Translational and Clinical Science2
CTI 603Research Ethics3
CTI 805Capstone Project / Master's Thesis1-6
EPH 604Clinical Trials3
EPH 621Fundamentals of Epidemiology3
HGG 630Variation and Disease2
Electives9
Bioinformatics (One of the Following)
Bioinformatics Theory and Practice
Applied Data Management and Analysis
Survival Analysis in Clinical Trials
Biostatistics (One of the Following)
Medical Biostatistics I
Biostatistics II
Statistical Methods in Epidemiology
Cultural Diversity and Community Engagement (One of the Following)
Community-based Participatory Research
Introduction to Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Total Credit Hours25-30

Program Plan for Part-time Professional Students

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
FallCredit Hours
CTI 601 Introduction To Clinical And Translational Research 2
EPH 621 Fundamentals of Epidemiology 3
EPH 601 Medical Biostatistics I 3
 Credit Hours8
Spring
CTI 602 Writing for Translational and Clinical Science 2
HGG 630 Variation and Disease 2
 Credit Hours4
Summer I
EPH 604 Clinical Trials 3
 Credit Hours3
Year Two
Fall
CTI 805 Capstone Project / Master's Thesis 6
EPH 647 Community-based Participatory Research 3
 Credit Hours9
Spring
CTI 603 Research Ethics 3
EPH 603 Applied Data Management and Analysis 3
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours30

Program Plan for Full-time Students

This plan is ideal for students who want to complete the program full-time as well as students on F-1 visas.

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
FallCredit Hours
CTI 601 Introduction To Clinical And Translational Research 2
EPH 601 Medical Biostatistics I 3
EPH 621 Fundamentals of Epidemiology 3
EPH 617 Introduction to Disease Prevention and Health Promotion 3
 Credit Hours11
Spring
CTI 602 Writing for Translational and Clinical Science 2
CTI 805 Capstone Project / Master's Thesis 6
HGG 630 Variation and Disease 2
 Credit Hours10
Summer
EPH 604 Clinical Trials 3
 Credit Hours3
Year Two
Fall
CTI 603 Research Ethics 3
EPH 751 Survival Analysis in Clinical Trials 3
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours30