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Clinical Research

University of California, San Francisco

24 months
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29231 USD/year
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About

The Clinical Research program offered by the University of California, San Francisco is a two-year course of study intended for graduate and professional students, clinical residents, post-doctoral fellows and faculty members who wish to master clinical research methods and pursue independent research careers.

Overview

The Clinical Research program offered by the University of California, San Francisco strives to train individuals to become leaders of research efforts and teams. Program graduates are poised to work in a variety of research settings, including universities, public health departments, foundations and private industry.

The master's degree program can be taken either as a stand-alone educational program or as a stepping stone to a more advanced degree such as the UCSF PhD Program in Epidemiology and Translational Sciences or medical, dental, pharmacy or nursing school.

Career outcomes

The vast majority of graduates from the MAS program go on to have successful academic careers. They work in a variety of disciplines, garnering funding, publishing, and teaching the methods of clinical research. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Designing Clinical Research 
  • Responsible Conduct of Research 
  • Introduction to Statistical Computing in Clinical Research 
  • Data Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited institution with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 (equal to a letter grade of B) 
  • An established relationship with a research mentor at UCSF, defined as a faculty member in either of the Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy or Dentistry. Scholars already at UCSF should have this established by the time of application. Those who are applying from outside UCSF should have this established by the beginning of the program. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29231 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29231 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29231 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29231 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    29231 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29231 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for San Francisco

2206 - 4119 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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