Applicants are required to have a bachelor's or equivalent degree or experience in clinical trials or a closely related field of health and medicine.
In the third-term course (Project Management & the Business of Clinical Trials), you need to have a basic familiarity with Excel spreadsheets. This is not a requirement for admission, but may be an advantage in the application review process.
If English is not your native language, you should have at least intermediate English skills to enroll. To learn more, see either the noncredit programs or credit programs section of English Language Proficiency Requirements, depending on the option you’re enrolling in.
To enroll, international students must have a visa that permits study in the United States. This program does not enable students to obtain or maintain F-1 visa status. For more information, see Admission Requirements for International Students.
You must have access to a computer, and we recommend a high-speed internet connection.
Earning the Certificate
You earn the certificate by adhering to your program's attendance policy and receiving a satisfactory grade in all required courses. If you are enrolled in the noncredit option, you must earn a grade of SC (successful completion) in each course. Students in the credit option must earn a grade of at least 2.7 in each course. For more information, see Earning the Certificate.