Certificate in Clinical and Translational Research

Students have the option of earning a Certificate in Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR). It is designed for students who may lack the time for a full degree program but still have a desire to advance their clinical research skills. The certificate program can be completed on a part-time basis.

To earn the Certificate in Clinical and Translation Research, students must complete a total of 16 credit hours based on the following course requirements:

  • PRVM 800 Principles of Epidemiology (3)
  • PRVM 802 Principles of Epidemiology Lab (1)
  • PRVM 803 Introduction to Clinical Research (1)
  • PRVM 808 Clinical and Translation Research Seminar (1)
  • BIOS 714 Fundamentals of Biostatics I (3)
  • PRVM 853 Responsible Conduct of Research (1)
  • Approved electives from CCTR program (6)
  • Human Subjects Tutorial (0)

The following abilities and expectations are required by all students pursuing the Certificate in Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR): Technical Standards and Requirements Form.

For more details on the courses listed above, go to the our academic catalog page.

Last modified: Jun 23, 2014
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