M.Sc. On Campus

Clinical Research

Thomas Jefferson University

24 months
1185 USD/credit 21330 USD/year
1185 USD/credit 21330 USD/year
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The MS Program in Clinical Research at Thomas Jefferson University prepares students for careers in the multi-disciplinary field of Clinical Research.  


The Master of Science in Clinical Research from Thomas Jefferson University was created to prepare students for the wide array of career opportunities in the clinical research industry. 

Key Features 

  • This program is well suited for career changers with a background in life, physical or clinical sciences that would like to break into the field of clinical research. It is also appropriate for individuals already in the industry and looking for additional graduate-level training.
  • The field of clinical research is rapidly expanding and knowledgeable professionals are needed to coordinate, manage, and administer clinical trials. This master of science degree will provide students with the foundation needed to be successful in the field of clinical research.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Statistical Methods of Data Analysis
  • Fundamentals of Clinical Trials
  • Advanced Clinical Trials Management 
  • Drug Development Epidemiology 
  • Regulatory Issues in Scientific Research
  • Research Ethics and Responsible Conduct

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 SCH


On Campus

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

  • Transcripts: Submit official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions you have attended and/or from which you earned credit. Official transcripts can be sent electronically by the institution to or mailed to the address above.
  • Personal Statement: Submit a statement of purpose outlining your interest in the program, how the course of study relates to your desired career path, and your academic and job-related experiences that are relevant to the program.
  • Letters of Recommendation: Submit three letters of reference that provide insight into your academic competence. References from college or university faculty members are recommended. You may request recommendations through your MyJefferson account.
  • Résumé: A current professional résumé is required.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1185 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    21330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1185 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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