Pathway Scholars Program

The Pathway Scholars Program (PSP) is intended for Arizona residents who desire to pursue a career in medicine. The program is designed for students who have experienced unique or greater than average challenges in preparing to become competitive medical school applicants. Students earn a Master of Medical Studies in this one-year program.

Clinical Research MS

The Clinical Research MS program addresses the need for highly qualified clinical investigators conducting clinical research. Students in the the program will learn to design, conduct and analyze the results of research projects with human subjects — with the goal of translating findings into better treatments and patient outcomes.

Clinical Translational Sciences PhD

The Clinical Translational Sciences PhD is designed to provide a strong foundation in clinical translational sciences for post-baccalaureate and postgraduate students. The program attracts both clinicians and researchers who want to explore how basic science can inform clinical practice, or how basic science can elucidate observations from clinical treatment. The PhD program incorporates study of a minor area that complements the student’s CTS training, and each student undertakes a major research project that is reported in the dissertation.

Clinical Translational Sciences MS

The Clinical Translational Sciences MS Graduate Program is designed to provide a strong foundation in clinical translational sciences for post-baccalaureate and postgraduate students. Students complete foundational coursework in CTS, including training in research ethics and skills needed to be an effective research scientist, with further coursework customized to meet the student’s health science research interests. Each student completes a thesis reporting the specific research they undertake.

Master of Arts in Bioethics

The Master of Arts in Bioethics is a online program that is dedicated to exploring how ethical issues underlie the decisions that shape our minds, lives and society as we move through bedside medical decisions; the difficult decisions related to diversity, equity and inclusion; the rights of people; and everyday decisions that we make in our lives. The purpose is to inspire and advance scholarship and education in ethics, to ignite the moral imagination of leaders in all walks of life, and to foster lives of moral meaning and ethical engagement.