Throughout the history of clinical trials, research professionals have been a critical part of medical breakthroughs that have improved the lives of millions.

But there are still great strides to be made toward safer and more reliable treatments for breast cancer, diabetes, and heart disease. Now you can make a difference in this relevant, life-changing field by earning a Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Administration from Walden University. Broaden your understanding of the process that produces high-impact medical innovations. Explore the legal, regulatory, and ethical concerns that govern the field.

The Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Administration is designed for:

  • Medical doctors, scientists, attorneys, nurses, or public health professionals who are ready to take their career in a new direction.
  • Students interested in courses that feature great credentialed faculty, including medical doctors, lawyers, and heads of major companies.
  • Professionals who are qualified to complete assignments based on clinical research content, including epidemiologists, biostatisticians, and researchers.
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Completion Requirements

  • 12 total semester credits

You can complete the Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Administration in as little as 8 months. Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment adviser at 1-866-492-5336.

You can also save time and money when continuing on to earn your master’s degree. Credits earned from this certificate program may be applied toward Walden’s Master of Science in Clinical Research Administration.


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Curriculum Component Requirements Cost
Courses 12 total semester credit hours $780 per semester credit hour
Technology Fee per semester $160

Tuition and fees are subject to change.

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For assistance in deciding which online certificate program fits your goals, request information or speak with an enrollment advisor by calling 1-866-492-5336. A list of international toll-free phone numbers is available for students outside the United States.