Recommended Courses for MS-CTS and Certificate in Translational Health Science

Year 1

Summer

GMS 7093: Introduction to Clinical and Translational Research (2 credits)
Typically held during the last 2 weeks in July, 2-5 p.m. daily

Fall

GMS 6861: Biostatistics I (3 credits; master’s students only)
GMS 6903: Manuscript/Abstract Writing for the Clinician/Scientist (2 credits)
Research Design & Analysis Coursework/ Electives
Research Hours (master’s students only)

Spring

GMS 6931: Ethical/Policy Issues in Clinical Research (2 credits)
PHC 6001: Principles of Epidemiology (3 credits; required for master’s, recommended for certificate)
Research Design & Analysis Coursework/ Electives
Research Hours (master’s students only)

Summer

PHC 6001: Principles of Epidemiology (3 credits; required for master’s, recommended for certificate)
Research Hours (master’s students only)

Year 2

Fall

Research Design & Analysis Coursework/ Electives
Research Hours (master’s students only)

Spring

GMS 6190: TRACTS/APPCI Seminar (1 credit)
PET 5936: Grant Writing (3 credits; required for master’s students only; held on north side of campus)
Research Design & Analysis Coursework/ Electives
Research Hours (master’s students only)

Offered each semester

PHC 6001: Principles of Epidemiology (3 credits; required for master’s, recommended for certificate)
Fall semester: Classroom
Spring and summer semesters: Online

Final semester of study (for master’s students only)

GMS 6971: Master’s Thesis (3 credits if graduating spring/fall, 2 credits if graduating summer)