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Clinical Research

University of North Carolina Wilmington

48 months
Duration
18508 USD/year
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About

The School of Nursing at University of North Carolina Wilmington offers a nationally ranked Clinical Research program leading to the Bachelor of Science degree.

Overview

Students in the Clinical Research program at University of North Carolina Wilmington gain a broad-based understanding of the science, regulatory, and business aspects of developing new therapies to treat illness and improve quality of life. 

Courses are online, but applied learning is required through an in-person internship at a clinical research site. Enrollment is competitive — 60 students accepted a year. 

What is Clinical Research?

  • Clinical research is the process by which new therapies (medications, biological agents, and devices) are tested in clinical studies prior to approval. 
  • Clinical research also includes the study of products after approval once they are on the market, particularly for rare or unexpected adverse events. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Research Writing and Communications
  • Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Fundamentals of Biopharmaceutical Product Development 
  • Study and Site Management for Clinical Trials
  • Understanding Medical Terminology and Clinical Endpoints
  • Collaborative Writing for Clinical Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application.
  • Non-refundable $80 application fee (check or money order in U.S. dollars and drawn on a U.S. bank, payable to UNCW).
  • Essay & short answer
  • An official transcript, translated into English (translation must be certified), of grades from secondary school.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18508 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 18508 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    18508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18508 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    4400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4400 USD per year during 48 months.

Funding

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