Curriculum

BS in Clinical Research

Curriculum

Freshman Year

Semester 1

Courses

Credit Hours

CHEM 111 – General Chemistry I  

4

BIOL 111 – Basic Biology

4

ENGL 101 – Academic Writing

3

RELG 125 – Introduction to Christianity

3

PHAR 100 – *Pre-Pharmacy Seminar

1

CUC 100 – CU Connections 

0.5

Total 

15.5

Semester 2

Courses  

Credit Hours

CHEM 113 – General Chemistry II

4

BIOL 221 – Human Anatomy & Physiology

4

MATH 122 – Calculus

4

ENGL 102 – Academic Writing & Literature

3

PE 185 – Lifetime Wellness  

2

CUC 100 – CU Connections

0.5

Total     

17.5

 

Sophomore Year

Semester 1

Courses  

Credit Hours

CLNR 101 - Intro to Clinical Research**

1

CHEM 227 – Organic Chemistry I

4

BIOL XXX – Biology Elective^  

3/4

PHYS 221 – General Physics I*                

4

HIST 111 – Western Civilization I                        

3

PE 111 – Exercise Activity

1

CUC 200 – CU Connections

0.5

Total

16.5-17.5

Semester 2

Courses 

Credit Hours

CHEM 228 – Organic Chemistry II

4

BIOL XXX – Biology Elective^  

3/4

HIST 112 – Western Civilization II

3

A/M/T 131 – Introduction to Art, Music, or Theatre 

3

ECON XXX– Economics Elective

3

CUC 200 – CU Connections

0.5

Total

16.5-17.5

                                                               

Junior Year

Semester 1

Courses 

Credit Hours

CLNR 326 – Principles of Clinical Biochemistry 

3

CLNR 341 – Medical Terminology

1

CLNR 363– New Product Development

2

CLNR 364 – Principles of Clinical Research

2

CLNR 324 – Introduction to Biostatistics       

3

CLNR 451 – Sci. & Technical Writing

1.5

UNIV XXX – Social Science Elective

3

Total    

15.5   

Semester 2

Courses

Credit Hours

CLNR 328 – Introduction to Pharmacology

4

CLNR 330 – Regulatory Affairs I

2

CLNR 365 – Managing & Monitoring Clinical Trials I

2

CLNR 442 – Interpersonal Skills 

2

CLNR 379 – Physical & Clinical Assessment

2

CLNR 334 – Scientific Literature Seminar I

1

ENGL XXX – Literature I (Brit/Amer/World)

3

Total

16

 

Senior Year

Semester 1 

Courses     

Credit Hours

CLNR 465 – Managing & Monitoring Clinical Trials II 

2

RELG XXX – University Religion

3

CLNR 440 – Regulatory Affairs II 

2

CLNR 450– Data Management  

2

CLNR 336 – Scientific Lit Seminar II

1

ENGL XXX – Literature II (Brit/Am/World)

3

LANG 201 – Intermediate Foreign Lang I

3

Total   

16

Semester 2

Courses

Credit Hours

CLNR 420 – Senior Internship***                            

14

CLNR 416 – Senior Seminar  

1

Total 

15

Total credit hours earned= 127.5-129.5

*Courses not required for BSCR degree; however strongly recommended for pre-pharmacy requirements.

**Course is not required for BSCR degree; however, it is recommended.

^ Biology electives must be Bio-Medical electives.  (Examples include, but are not limited to, Advanced Physiology, Biomedical Ethics, Developmental Anatomy, Cellular & Molecular Biology (pre-requisite for Microbiology & Immunology) (pre-requisite for Medical Microbiology), Cytology/Histology, Bioinformatics, Genetics, Immunology, Advanced Cell & Molecular Biology, and Biochemistry).

*** All BSCR students must submit to a criminal background check, drug screen and have all necessary immunizations in order to be placed on internships. Please refer to the General Information section of the Academic Bulletin for more specific details.