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Quantitative Principles for Clinical Research Certificate, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (ARWU) Online
Drexel's accredited online Quantitative Principles for Clinical Research Certificate, offered by our nationally-ranked College of Medicine, is designed for residents, fellows, and other clinicians seeking graduate-level training in the basic principles of clinical research, including data analysis, understanding medical literature, and communicating results.

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Drexel's accredited online Quantitative Principles for Clinical Research Certificate, offered by our nationally-ranked College of Medicine, is designed for residents, fellows, and other clinicians seeking graduate-level training in the basic principles of clinical research, including data analysis, understanding medical literature, and communicating results.

The certificate is a valuable professional credential that demonstrates an advanced skillset in evaluating and assimilating evidence from scientific studies related to patient care.

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Curriculum combines qualitative knowledge in epidemiology, applied biostatistics and scientific writing with an understanding of research practices and administration
  • Courses are led by researchers, administrators, lawyers and scientists working in clinical research
  • Credits can be applied towards the full MS in Clinical Research Organization and Management
  • Interactive online platform challenges and engages students in a simple, easy-to-use format that caters to active professionals

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Epidemiology 
  • Applications of Clinical Research Biostatistics 
  • Scientific Wriring and Medical Literature

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Credits
    9 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
  • Additional requirements for International Students

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1131 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1131 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    1131 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1131 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
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