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  • Quantitative Principles for Clinical Research Certificate

    Overview


    Drexel's accredited online Quantitative Principles for Clinical Research Certificate, offered by our nationally-ranked College of Medicine, is designed for residents, fellows, and other clinicians seeking graduate-level training in the basic principles of clinical research, including data analysis, understanding medical literature, and communicating results. The certificate is a valuable professional credential that demonstrates an advanced skillset in evaluating and assimilating evidence from scientific studies related to patient care.

    Program Features

    • Curriculum combines qualitative knowledge in epidemiology, applied biostatistics and scientific writing with an understanding of research practices and administration
    • Courses are led by researchers, administrators, lawyers and scientists working in clinical research
    • Credits can be applied towards the full MS in Clinical Research Organization and Management
    • Interactive online platform challenges and engages students in a simple, easy-to-use format that caters to active professionals

    MEET THE PROGRAM DIRECTORS: CLINICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS

    November 16, 2017 at 6:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

    During this virtual chat, the program directors will answer any questions you have about the Clinical Research programs. Register today!

    For questions, please contact

    Dr. Richard Mangano
    Associate Professor and Director of Clinical Research Organization and Management
    215.762.3812
    richard.mangano@drexelmed.edu

    Patricia Cashin
    Academic Administrator
    215.762.4075
    pcc36@drexel.edu


    State restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more.

    Curriculum

    Required Courses 
    CR 500SEpidemiology3.0
    CR 520SApplications of Clinical Research Biostatistics3.0
    CR 525SScientific Writing and Medical Literature3.0
    Total Credits9.0

    View Course Descriptions

    Admissions Criteria

    • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or an equivalent international institution.

    Required Documents

    With multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our Completing Your Application Guide.

    • A completed application
    • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
    • Additional requirements for International Students

    Tuition

    The tuition rate for the academic year 2017-2018 is $1098 per credit.


    • This program is not eligible for Financial Aid.
    • Special tuition rates available for Drexel University AlumniMilitary members, and members of our Partner Organizations.
      • These rates apply only to new online students and students being readmitted.
      • All students must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify.
      • Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings.
      • When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University.

     

    Academic Calendar

    2017-2018 Academic Year

    Term

    Classes Begin

    Classes End

    Fall 2017

    August 7, 2017

    December 8, 2017

    Spring 2018

    January 8, 2018

    May 4, 2018

    Summer 2018

    May 14, 2018

    July 27, 2018

    Apply today for the Quantitative Principles for Clinical Research Certificate

    Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online!

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    Previously enrolled at Drexel? Learn more about readmission.

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