Master's of Science in Clinical Research

Program Overview

The Master of Science in Clinical Research Program (MSCR) provides training in clinical research for health care professionals whose careers in academic medicine would require successful and consistent extramural funding as principal investigators on grants, implement clinical research projects and produce clinical science publications. The program prepares health care professionals for development and opportunities to further their skills in the clinical research environment and workforce.

The MSCR program is a component of the educational core of the South Carolina Clinical and Translational Research Institute (SCTR), and is compliant with core competencies recommended by the National Center for the Advancement of Translational Sciences. The degree is granted through the College of Graduates Studies.

Course Descriptions
Learning Objectives

Maritza Dawkins- Holnes
Program Coordinator

Daniel T. Lackland, DrPH, FACE, FAHA
Professor of Epidemiology and Neurology
Director, Masters of Science in Clinical Research Program