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).
The Advanced Technical Certificate is designed for the student who wishes to transition into the Clinical Research field as a career-change. To be admitted to the Advanced Technical Certificate, the student must hold an Associate or Baccalaureate degree.