24 months
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1275 USD/credit 38250 USD/year
1275 USD/credit 38250 USD/year
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About

As a clinical researcher, you bring the latest breakthroughs from the lab to the world. In this Clinical Research program from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, you’ll build on your undergraduate degree to develop, conduct, and monitor clinical trials on either a patient-based clinical research track or an industry-related track.

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Overview

About the University

For nearly 200 years, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) has been educating future healthcare leaders. Our singular focus on healthcare and broad portfolio of undergraduate and graduate healthcare programs uniquely positions us to provide an innovative, interprofessional collaborative education that better prepares students to join the integrative team-based care models of today’s healthcare system. Deep-rooted relationships with prestigious medical and research institutions in Boston’s Longwood Medical Area, across New England and around the globe enable students to gain the most effective clinical and non-clinical experiences available.

Key Features

During this flexible Clinical Research program from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, you can study part-time or full-time, online or on campus in less than two years. You’ll learn from executives with experience in drugs, devices and biologics, healthcare and policy, in face-to-face settings. You’ll graduate with broad knowledge of clinical research topics, including bioethics and regulations, product (drug, device, biologic, etc.) development, biostatistics, research methodology, protocol design, proposal development, clinical trial management, and regulatory affairs. And you’ll join a substantial network of alumni who work in the industry as you build your career.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pharmaceutical R&D: From Discovery to Market
  • Research Methodology and Development of Protocols and Proposals
  • Conducting Clinical Research Studies
  • Graduate Project in Clinical Research
  • FDA and Regulatory Affairs
  • Statistics in Clinical Research
  • Laws and Regulations Governing Human Research
  • Health Epidemiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applicants are encouraged to apply early, as space is limited.

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

For admission to the program, an applicant must have:

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Experience, interest, or current employment in a research field

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1275 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    38250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1275 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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