12 months
17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
9648 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science degree in Clinical Epidemiology from Kent State University is a STEM-designated advanced degree that prepares students in the epidemiological and biostatistical methods related to clinical trials and clinical research.

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Students will learn advanced methods of observational and experimental study designs and be able to understand disease prevention, development, prognosis and treatment. In addition, students will master and be able to apply good clinical practices, clinical trial design and management, statistical analysis, study monitoring, pharmaceutical research and regulations related to clinical research.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Clinical Epidemiology program from Kent State University will be able to:

  • Conduct patient-oriented research to understand and modify health outcomes
  • Design and carryout epidemiologic studies
  • Analyze clinical data and understand the sources, strengths and limitations of patient data
  • Design and perform clinical trials
  • Interact with human subjects and describe prognosis, therapies and outcomes

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics in Public Health
  • Experimental Designs in Public Health Research
  • Applied Regression Analysis of Public Health Data
  • Fundamentals of Public Health Epidemiology
  • Principles of Epidemiologic Research
  • Observational Designs for Clinical Research
  • Experimental Designs for Clinical Research
  • Advanced Epidemiology and Clinical Research Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.


36 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university 
  • Minimum 3.000 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000 point scale 
  • Official transcript(s)
  • GRE scores or other standardized graduate admission exam (GMAT, MCAT, LSAT, PCAT)1
  • Goal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

The online tuition fee is 25,000 USD.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 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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