Track 1: Students with less than 2 years of clinical research experience and no formal education in clinical research.
Requires 6 courses; minimum completion time = 3 semesters, excluding summer.

Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Clinical Research Operations (MCCRO) Track 1

Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Clinical Research Operations

Program of Study

18 credits

Track 1

Required Courses (total credit hours = 18)

Offered:**

 First Semester (6)

  CLR 505: Getting Started in Clinical Research*(3) Fall (1st 7 weeks)
  CLR 506: Operations and Regulation* (3) Fall (2nd 7 weeks)

 Subsequent Semesters (required courses): (9)

  CLR 501 Clinical Research Monitoring & Ethics (3) Spring
  CLR 520 Regulatory Affairs & Quality Management (3) Fall
  CLR 550 Clinical Research Trial Design & Data Management (3) Fall

  One of the following (3)

    CLR 512 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics (3) Fall
    CLR 515 Epidemiology & Safety (3) Fall
    CLR 545 Biopharmaceutical Technology Transfer & IP Management (3) Fall
    CLR 555 Innovative Product Development and Strategic Planning (3) Fall
    CLR 510 Advanced Scientific Writing & Interpreting Medical Literature (3) Spring
    CLR 525 Global Regulatory Development and Management (3) Spring
    CLR 540 Post-marketing studies (3) Spring

*Successful completion required (C or better) before progressing
**Summer classes not listed here. Summer class offerings can be found on SeaNet or as communicated by your advisor.


Track 2: Students with 2 or more years of clinical research experience or an undergraduate degree in clinical research (or related field). Requires 6 courses; minimum completion time 2 semesters (full-time) or 3 semesters (part-time), excluding summer.

Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Clinical Research Operations (MCCRO) Track 1

Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Clinical Research Operations (MCCRO)

Program of Study

18 credits

Track 2

Required Courses (total credit hours = 18)

Offered:**

 Core Courses (9)

  CLR 520 Regulatory Affairs & Quality Management (3) Fall
  CLR 550 Clinical Research Trial Design & Data Management (3) Fall
  CLR 501 Clinical Research Monitoring & Ethics (3) Spring

Three of the following (3)

  CLR 512 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics (3) Fall
  CLR 515 Epidemiology & Safety (3) Fall
  CLR 545 Biopharmaceutical Technology Transfer & IP Management (3) Fall
  CLR 555 Innovative Product Development and Strategic Planning (3) Fall
  CLR 510 Advanced Scientific Writing & Interpreting Medical Literature (3) Spring
  CLR 525 Global Regulatory Development and Management (3) Spring
  CLR 540 Post-marketing studies (3) Spring

**Summer classes not listed here. Summer class offerings can be found on SeaNet or as communicated by your advisor.