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MS in Health Outcomes Research and Evaluation Sciences Curriculum

The MS in Health Outcomes Research and Evaluation Sciences Degree requires completion of 36 credit hours, including a final capstone project. Classes are offered in Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters, though it is not required that students attend classes in the Summer.

Fall and Spring courses are 15 week semesters and Summer courses operate on an 8 week semester. All courses are offered asynchronously online.

Required Courses:

Shared Core Coursework:

COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CREDITS
ORES 501 Introduction to Biostatistics for Health Outcomes Research 3
ORES 530 Foundations of Outcomes Research I 3
ORES 531 Foundations of Outcomes Research II 3
ORES 532 Scientific Writing and Communication 2
ORES 533 Research Ethics 1
ORES 515 Multivariate Analysis for Health Outcomes Research
3
ORES 516 Data Managment 3
ORES 540 Pharmacoeconomics 3
ORES 590 Capstone 3

 

General Concentration Coursework (students choose 4 of the following):

COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CREDITS
ORES 521 Foundations of Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 3
ORES 526 Pharmacoepidemiology 3
ORES 541 Evaluation Sciences 3
ORES 542 Clinical Trials Design & Analysis 3
ORES 543 Health Outcomes Measurement 3
ORES 544 Comparative Effectiveness Research 3
ORES 545 Biomedical Informatics 3
ORES 546 Drug and Device Development 3

 

Clinical Investigation Concentration Coursework (Students must complete ORES 542 and three additional electives):

COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CREDITS
ORES 542 Clinical Trials Design & Analysis 3
ORES 543 Health Outcomes Measurement 3
ORES 544 Comparative Effectiveness Research 3
ORES 545 Biomedical Informatics 3
ORES 546 Drug and Device Development 3

 

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