Clinical and Translational Science

University of North Dakota

24 months
21067 USD/year
15800 USD/year
10533 USD/year
Tuition fee
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In the Clinical and Translational Science program from University of North Dakota you will learn to direct the discovery of scientific knowledge to physicians who will incorporate those discoveries into practice.


Research needs to move from the lab bench to the patient's bedside for it to be useful to physicians and patients. Your Master's in Clinical & Translational Science at UND will equip you to make scientific discoveries that will help physicians to better treat their patients.

Why Study Clinical and Translational Science at University of North Dakota?

The Clinical and Translational Science master's program exists to prepare students for lifelong learning and careers in research and teaching. The program provides a quality academic curriculum that emphasizes education and research in the area of Clinical and Translational Science to provide a strong foundation in the complex and interrelated fields of:

  • Clinical sciences
  • Population-based studies
  • Genetic studies
  • Environmental sciences
  • Molecular and pathological basis of human disease

Currently, the program also has two subprograms, which incorporates courses from other clinical departments in the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, offering students a broad learning spectrum:

  • Pathogenesis of Human Disease
  • Bioinformatics and Human Population Genetics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Responsible Conduct of Research
  • Biochemistry and Cell Biology
  • Seminar in Clinical and Translational Science
  • Basic Biomedical Statistics
  • Health Care Data Mining

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




38 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 2.75 and a cumulative GPA of 3.00 in graduate level course work, if applicable.  Since the Graduate School requires a 3.0 for admission, those individuals with GPA less than 3.0 would have to be admitted under provisionary status.
  • Graduate Record Examination Scores: Applicants must submit Graduate Record Examination (General Test) scores. Preference for admission will be given to applicants whose test scores fall at or above the reported national averages or 50th percentiles
  • Satisfy the School of Graduate Studies’ English Language Proficiency requirements as published in the graduate catalog.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21067 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21067 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    15800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15800 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    10533 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10533 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Minnesota Residents $13,377/year


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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