Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences / Master of Science in Health Sciences in Clinical Research Administration
The George Washington University

Program Details

Accelerate your career with the George Washington University’s dual-degree BSHS and MSHS in Clinical Research Administration program. Combine the work of earning your BSHS and MSHS and save time on your path to a career in health care. With the skills you’ll gain in this online clinical research administration program, you’ll be ready to participate in clinical trial conduct that protects patients through addressing ethical and legal considerations in product development and contribute to innovative medical research.

  • BSHS total credit hours: 120 undergraduate credits*
  • MSHS total credit hours: 27 graduate credits
  • BSHS total number of courses: 20 undergraduate courses**
  • MSHS total number of courses: 9 graduate courses
  • Program completion: 3-4 years
  • Residency requirements: No on-campus residency or practicum

*Students may transfer up to 60 credits from a prior institution. Students must complete at least 60 credit hours of GW coursework.

**Not including any courses required to meet the general education or advanced standing requirement

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

The George Washington University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

3.3 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Students must have earned 45-60 transferable college credits.