M.Sc. On Campus

Clinical Research

University of Hawaii at Manoa

12 months
33648 USD/year
33648 USD/year
15600 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Clinical Research from University of Hawaii at Manoa focuses on the study of methods suitable to investigate clinical research topics. The competency domains include clinical and translational research, quantitative health skill, professionalism, communication, and interdisciplinary collaboration.


At Clinical Research from University of Hawaii at Manoa students will learn about the conduction of clinical trials involving humans in accordance with the International Conference on Harmonisation Guideline for Good Clinical Practice E6(R2) (ICH/GCP) and the United States Code of Federal Regulations (CFR); and will develop the ability to apply ethical principles that guide clinical research and ensure the safeguarding of humans. Students will become familiar with and understand the purpose and operations of Institutional Review Boards and relevant organizational requirements. In addition, students will develop and/or increase their grant application skills to obtain research funding from agencies such as the National Institute of Health (NIH) and others.


Clinical Research from University of Hawaii at Manoa will prepare graduates with skills for successful careers in clinical and translational research and research support. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Research
  • Legal and Regulatory Issues and Bioethics and Institutional Review Board
  • Applied Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Applied Biostatistics in Clinical Research
  • Bioanalytic Methods in Clinical Research
  • Clinical Research Protocol Development and Scientific Writing
  • Clinical Research Seminar
  • Biomedical Research Practicum
  • Advanced Biostatistics in Clinical Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal statement with career goals
  • Undergraduate (and Medical School, if applicable) GPA 3.2 or greater
  • Undergraduate level course requirements: one semester biology, or one semester of pre-calculus, or equivalent coursework as determined by the Graduate Program Committee
  • At least three professional or academic letters of recommendation
  • Professional exams such as GRE or MCAT within the last 5 years, with scores above the 50th percentile of the national average
  • Post-secondary institution transcripts
  • International applicants with a non-English background: TOEFL (at least 90 for iBT and 570 for PBT) or IELTS (at least 7 on the 9-point scale)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16824 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    33648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16824 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7800 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Honolulu

1640 - 2500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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