Graduate Programs

NUCATS offers Master-level programs for study geared towards faculty and staff:

Master of Science in Clinical Investigation (MSCI)

  • Part-time and consists of evening courses primarily for medical residents, fellows and junior faculty members who wish to receive formal training in clinical research
  • Courses are open to graduate students in other life sciences' programs at NU to explore the application of basic science concepts to medicine.

Master of Science in Regulatory Compliance (MSRC)

  • Addresses core areas of regulatory compliance, including risk management, quality systems, leadership and communication skills.
  • The curriculum focuses on these interdisciplinary core competencies while also stressing practical applications within the program’s three tracks: healthcare compliance, clinical research and quality and regulatory science.
  • Graduates are prepared to assume leadership positions in healthcare compliance, clinical research compliance or quality systems in the life sciences.

Additional Research Graduate Programs offered by Northwestern University


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