Academic Credit

Doctor of Medicine, Pathologist Assistant, Master of Management in Clinical Informatics, Master of Biomedical Sciences, and Clinical Research Program 

Time

Requirement

Credit

40 hours

Prep, lecture, and clinical time

1 credit

80 hours

Prep, lecture, and clinical time

2 credits

120 hours

Prep, lecture, and clinical time

3 credits

160 hours

Prep, lecture, and clinical time

4 credits

160+ hours

160 hours plus on-call and defined by the degree of patient responsibility

5 credits

Doctor of Occupational Therapy and Doctor of Physical Therapy

The Doctor of Occupational Therapy and Doctor of Physical Therapy programs use a CARNEGIE system where 15 hours of student contact = 1 credit (including approximately 5 hours of out of class preparation time).

Master of Biostatistics and Clinical Leadership Program

Time

Requirement

Credit

3 hours

Prep, assignments, and studying

1 credit

Ophthalmic Technician Certificate Program

Time

Requirement

Credit

32 hours

Prep, lecture, and clinical time

1 credit

Cardio Ultrasound Certificate Program 

Time

Requirement

Credit

40 hours

Prep, lecture, clinical time, and studying

1 credit

Students enrolled in School of Medicine Programs are not permitted to take undergraduate courses for credit. With the consent of the appropriate instructor and/or mentor, students may request to audit undergraduate courses.