Summer Session

Trainees may begin the M.S. in Clinical Research program in the Summer or the Fall. Most trainees begin the program by enrolling in the Summer Session, which runs from the first Monday in July through the end of August. During the 8 weeks, students may enroll in the following core courses:

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours


BE-7022 Introduction to Biostatistics 3 U
BE-7076 Introduction to Epidemiology 2 U
BE-7078 Introduction to SAS Programming 1 U
BE-7067 Scientific Integrity (Ethics in Research) 1 U
BE-7072 Community-Based Participatory Research 1-3 U
BE-9067 Successful Scientific Writing 1 U
BE-9064 Survey of Clinical & Translational Research 1 U