Online Clinical Research Management Certificate
The online Clinical Research Management graduate certificate is designed to prepare professional students in any field and those already working in health care to be leaders in the management of human subjects research. With this clinical research certificate, students will build a solid foundation in clinical research management and will learn how to apply bioethical standards to the medical development and innovation of complex clinical research studies in the healthcare and biopharmaceutical environments. With their deep clinical and operational knowledge of the field, Ohio State’s world-class faculty will help learners systematically apply understanding of regulations, processes, and management of human subjects research, with a focus on clinical trials of drugs and devices in this online certificate program.
Coursework for the online Clinical Research Management graduate certificate meets the major competencies established by the Joint Task Force Core Competencies for Clinical Research Professionals. Students looking to take the next step in their clinical research careers in a clinical research program are eligible to apply a portion of the credits earned through this clinical research graduate certificate toward Ohio State’s online Master of Clinical Research degree program.
Campus Requirements: 100% online
Class Format: Asynchronous - meaning that you can attend classes on your own time.
Credit Hours Required: 12
Cost Per Credit Hour: $937.45 (includes instructional, general, and program). See the full cost breakdown here.
Admission Requirements: Completed bachelor’s degree, minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 GPA scale in the last degree earned that is relevant to the program of study, reside in an authorized state
Time to Completion: 2 - 3 semesters (approximately 1 year)