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Master of Science Degree in Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Global Health Concentration
The Master’s Degree in Epidemiology and Clinical Research provides students with the skills essential to patient-oriented clinical research, including epidemiologic methods and statistical analysis.
The MS program is typically completed in two years (four to six quarters). All candidates must satisfactorily complete 45 units of graduate course work with a 3.0 (B) or better, as well as a master’s thesis usually based on original research related to clinical epidemiology.
In addition to completing the core courses required for an MS degree in epidemiology, students can receive a Global Health Concentration designation by satisfying the core requirements and six credits of selectives.