You have a background in health sciences, science or nursing and a passion for the health industry.
The diploma is geared toward students with a university degree in a health sciences or a science-related field, with little or no experience in the field of clinical trials and includes a 400-hour practicum during which students gain hands-on work experience.
The Certificate is geared towards working professionals who have a minimum of two years work experience in a related field. The certificate includes only the completion of credit courses, with no practicum.
Work with our Placement Coordinator to prepare an effective resume and strengthen your interview and networking skills. You have an opportunity to apply to postings that are published to the class on the student intranet, or to work with the Placement Coordinator one-one-one to explore specific organizations that match your practicum and career goals.
May to August
You will complete the 560 hours over a 16 week period (35 hours/week).
The practicum location is based on your preference and site availability.
Sites may choose to offer payment, a monthly stipend or honorarium, but it is at the site's discretion and is not required for sites to be eligible to participate.
Once admitted to the program, the student is required to maintain an overall average of 70% with no single grade below 60%. After successful completion of the required courses and practicum placement, students will graduate with a Diploma in Clinical Trials Management.