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Clinical Epidemiology Program

Weill Cornell Medical College

18334 USD/year
18334 USD/year
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The Master of Science Program in Clinical Epidemiology Program at Weill Cornell Medical College is designed for those who wish to plan, implement and analyze quantitative and qualitative research studies using appropriate research designs.


The core of the curriculum includes research methodology, biostatistical techniques, data management, decision analysis, health economics and program evaluation. Graduates of the program are prepared to pursue academic careers in a variety of settings where data is required to answer complex questions.

 The emphasis is on training clinician researchers to teach research methods, conduct methodologically rigorous and scientifically sound studies, evaluate programs and perform cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit studies in a variety of populations. 

Weill Cornell Ethics Course

This Clinical Epidemiology Program at Weill Cornell Medical College course is required for all MS students at Weill Cornell and is Internet based. The objective of this course is to convey the critical issues in the ethical conduct of research. It focuses on informed consent, preserving confidentiality, data management, misconduct, human subjects and animal subjects. Students are introduced to basic issues in credit and responsibility in science including criteria for authorship, conflict of interest, accountability of authors and reviewers, and data integrity.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Health Survey Design
  • Advanced Seminar in Health Services Research 
  • Behavioral Science and Health Education Theory
  • Biostatistical Data Analysis 
  • Changing Health Policy
  • Cluster Randomized Trials

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Students entering the program must have an MD degree, RN certificate or a graduate degree in a clinical health related field with three years of work experience. 

Typically, physicians will have completed residency programs and nurses will have had several years of work experience prior to enrollment.

Tuition Fee

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    18334 USD/year
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    18334 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9167 USD per semester during  .

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
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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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