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Clinical and Translational Science, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #675 (BCR) , GA,
The CTS curriculum includes didactic instruction in the core areas of biostatistics, epidemiology, and clinical research design; a mentored research project; and seminars on recent advances in clinical and translational science.


The program consists of 17 credit hours of required didactic course work, 4 credit hours of clinical and translational science seminar, 6 hours of elective courses, and 9 credit hours of mentored research. The mentored research project that is a requirement of the MCTS program will culminate in a grant proposal that is suitable for submission to an extramural funding agency.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Biostatistics
  • Introduction to Clinical Trials
  • Responsible Conduct of Research
  • Scientific Grant Writing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Completed Online Application
  • Application Fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • References

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10863 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10863 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    10863 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10863 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    3362 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3362 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Augusta

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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