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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.1401

Title: Medical Science/Scientist.

Definition: An undifferentiated clinical science program that prepares clinicians to conduct clinical and translational research in various areas. Note: programs that prepare clinicians to conduct research in specific scientific fields should report under the relevant CIP code series (e.g., Series 26 Biological and Biomedical Sciences).

Action: No Substantive Changes

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Code Title Action Code Title
51.1401 Medical Scientist. No substantive changes 51.1401 Medical Science/Scientist.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Medical Scientist (MS)]
  • [Medical Scientist (PhD)]