This program is being phased out effective Spring 2023.
As of March 21, 2023, No new students will be accepted into this program.
**Students currently in these programs will be able to complete their coursework by the summer of 2026. If a student is not planning to complete by that time, they are encouraged to reach out to their advisor to review other major options.
The Clinical Research Coordinator program prepares students for careers managing research studies conducted in the development of new drugs and medical devices.
A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program as determined by the Faculty of the Alamo Colleges District.
Additional Program Information
The Clinical Research Coordinator program prepares students for careers managing research studies conducted in the development of new drugs and medical devices. Graduates will have the knowledge, skills and abilities to coordinate clinical trial activities and will understand applicable laws and standards inherent in Good Clinical Practice (GCP). The training emphasizes an understanding of the interactions and relationships between key members of the clinical research industry. The program is designed to prepare for entry-level employment in a variety of venues such as: research sites in medical centers, hospitals, pharmaceutical and biotech companies or contract research organizations (CROs).
Prerequisites to enter the program include college-level math and reading.