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    May 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Augusta University Catalog 
2023-2024 Augusta University Catalog

Post-Master’s Certificate in Clinical Translational Science

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Program Overview

A specially designed knowledge and skills building program has been created to provide advanced training in Clinical and Translational Science (CTS) at Augusta University. The primary objective of this program is to enable health professionals to perform clinical and translational research (CTR). It is intended to provide trainees with essential skills in CTR, including hypothesis generation, research design, data analysis, interpretation and dissemination of results, critical appraisal of scientific literature, grant preparation, human research protection, and research ethics. 

Degree requirements include:

  • Core course work in epidemiology, clinical trials, statistics, and grant writing in clinical and translational science (15cr).  
  • A capstone project to investigate a clinical and translational science topic area leading to a manuscript to be ready to submit to a journal to be considered for publication (1cr).

Program Contact
Steven Coughlin  
Admissions Information

For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website.

Progression & Graduation Requirements
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or greater.
  • Grade of C or better in all courses in the program of study.
  • Successful completion of the Capstone Project
Program Length: 
CIP Code: 51.1401
Program Code: CERM_CTS

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