Research course

Clinical Investigation and Translational Science

Institution
University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio · University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio
Qualifications
Pre-Masters

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a sufficient educational background in the biological or biomedical sciences. It is expected that most applicants will have a health professional degree (e.g., MD, DDS, DMD, PhD,or BS or MS in nursing and/or allied health) or a BS/BA or MS degree with emphasis in a health related discipline.

Months of entry

October, April

Course content

The Master of Science degree in Clinical Investigation and Translational Science (MSCI-TS) program trains clinicians in the conduct of is designed primarily for clinicians who are interested in conducting clinical investigations.

Eligible students include physicians, nurses, dentists, allied health professionals, and currently enrolled UT Health Science Center graduate students. Students will have the opportunity to become expert in the design and conduct of outstanding multidisciplinary, patient-oriented research studies involving direct interaction with human subjects in culturally diverse settings.

The M.S. degree in Clinical Investigation and Translational Science requires completion of a minimum of 30 semester credit hours and submission of one full-length research manuscript to a peer reviewed scientific or medical journal.

Information for international students

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences requires that all foreign transcripts be translated by providing a listing of all courses taken and the cumulative grade point average.

Fees and funding

UK students
$5835
International students
$5835

$5835 per year.

See http://students.uthscsa.edu/financialaid/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2016/04/Graduate-Biomedical-Students-Admitted-After-Fall-2013.pdf

Qualification and course duration

Pre-Masters

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Charlotte Anthony
Email
anthonyc@uthscsa.edu
Phone
210-567-3738