Upcoming Events

MSc in Clinical Investigation Sciences

Admission Requirements

Applicants should have a minimum of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and, in most cases, should have completed a professional doctoral degree (e.g., DM.D., D.O., M.D.) or academic degree from an accredited institution or its equivalent. Other applicants with research experience may be considered (e.g., research coordinator).

Application requirements are submitted to the Graduate School Office of Admissions and include:

  • Formal application. The application for the Masters in Science (MSc) is found at:
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement, a one-page essay that discusses the student’s background and his or her long-term goals in clinical research
  • Application fee
  • A minimum of two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts of all postsecondary coursework
  • Official scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test. This requirement may be waived for applicants that have a doctoral degree or who have 4 or more years of clinical research related experience.

For specific information about the degree program or the application process, students should contact Dr. Paul McKinney, Program Director,, 502-852-3019, or Winton Reynolds, Program Coordinator,, 502-852-1992

Stay connected TwitterFacebook LinkedIn YouTubeInstagram