BS in Clinical Research Program of Study

BS in Clinical Research
Program of Study

Year 1 Fall

Course Title

Credits

Notes

*PSY 105 General Psychology

3

*Prerequisites (C or better required)

*BIO 201 Prin. of Cell Biology

3

University Studies; Electives

9

Total Semester Credits

16

Year 1 Spring

Course Title

Credits

Notes

*CHM 101 General Chemistry

4

*Prerequisites (C or better required)

*MAT111

3
University Studies; Electives

9

Total Semester Credits

16

Year 2 Fall

Course Title

Credits

Notes

*BIO 246 Microbiology (lab not required)

3

*Prerequisites (C or better required) 

*BIO 240 Human A&P I (or EXS 216)

4

University Studies; Electives

9

Total Semester Credits

16

Year 2 Spring (Apply to CLR Program)

Course Title

Credits

Notes

BIO 241 Human A&P II (or EXS 217)

3-4

*Prerequisites (C or better required) 
*STT210 (or STT215, QMM280, PSY225)

3

University Studies; Electives

9

Total Semester Credits

15-16

Total Credits Pre-CLR: 63-63
Year 3 Fall

Course Title

Credits

Notes

CLR 301 Basics of Clinical Research

3

¥ Students may take course during other semesters, as schedule/availability allow. Courses with the CLR prefix (except 460 and 496, 497) are completely online.

± CLR Elective - Choose one of the following:

  • CHM 102 General Chemistry II (4)
  • ECN 327 Health Economics (3)
  • EDN 211 Principles of Leadership (3)
  • ENG 313 Writing about Sciences (3)
  • GRN 101 Intro to Gerontology (3)
  • HEA 452 Epidemiology (3)
  • MKT 340 Principles of Marketing (3)
  • MIS 213 or MIS 313 Intro Information Systems (3)
  • OPS 370 Principles of Operations Management (3)
  • PSY 245 Drugs and Behavior (3)
  • PSY 256 Brain and Behavior (3)
  • PSY 425 Psychometrics (3)
  • QMM 384 Data Mining & Applications (3)
  • STT 305 Statistical Programming (3)

CLR 310 Writing and Communication

3

CLR 350 Med Term & Clinical Endpoints

3

PAR 215 Bioethics (or PAR 115)¥

3

CLR Elective±,¥

3-4

Total Semester Credits

15-16

Year 3 Spring

Course Title

Credits

Notes

CLR 325 Pharmacotherapeutics

3

CLR 330 Fund Product Development

3

CLR 340 Study and Site Management

3

University Studies; Electives

6

Total Semester Credits

15

Year 4 Fall

Course Title

Credits

Notes

CLR 420 Regulatory Affairs

3

 

CLR 430 Managing Clinical Trials

3

CLR 450 Data Management

3

CLR 496 Senior Internship I

6

Total Semester Credits

16

Year 4 Spring

Course Title

Credits

Notes

CLR 410 Collaborative Writing in Clinical Research

3

 

CLR 440 Bioanalytics

3

CLR 470 The Business of Clinical Research

3

CLR 497 Senior Internship II

6

Total Semester Credits

15

Total Credits Junior and Senior Year: 61-62
Degree Credit Total: 124-126
  • Total Credits, Collateral Courses: 27-28
  • Total Credits, Major Courses: 55-56
NOTES: Most “CLR” courses are only offered once per year, as specified above. Students must successfully complete all 300 level CLR courses before taking the Senior Internship courses.