Certificate in the Fundamentals of Clinical Research Admission

Capstone Certificate Admission

All students must apply to the UW-Madison to be considered for admission to the Clinical Research Capstone Certificate Program. This certificate does not require GRE scores, but does require that a student has a minimum of a Bachelors degree because the required courses are graduate level.

  • Students who are earning a professional degree (PharmD, MD, DVM, etc.) can earn a Professional Certificate in the Fundamentals of Clinical Research.

Application Guidelines

  • Applications are accepted any time of the year.
  • Only complete applications will be considered. The program application requires the following supporting materials: A copy of the applicant’s biosketch, resume or CV, a copy of official transcripts from each institution attended post-high school; a one-page Statement of Purpose; a brief letter of recommendation addressing the applicant’s interest and experience in clinical research, self-initiative, quality of work, record of publications and presentations, and support (in time and funding) of their current department, if applicable.
  • Tuition and fees are charged at the UW-Madison graduate level rate.

STEP 1

Submit your application to the program.
Application (PDF)

STEP 2

Apply to the Division of Continuing Studies as a Special Student.

Once admitted, you will receive a formal letter of admission from the Division of Continuing Studies. The letter will contain course enrollment instructions and information about tuition and registration deadlines.

PROGRAM CONTACT

Sally Wedde, Education Programs Administrator


Professional Certificate Admission

Complete applications are considered year-round to the Professional and Graduate Certificate in the Fundamentals of Clinical Research program.

  • Students who are earning an MS or PhD at UW-Madison can earn a Graduate Certificate in the Fundamentals of Clinical Research.

STEP 1

Submit the ICTR Certificate Application and supporting materials described on the form.

Certificate application (PDF)

STEP 2

Submit the Certificate Declaration Form (PDF)

All forms and materials can be emailed in PDF form (preferred), mailed, or delivered to:
Sally Wedde, Education Programs Administrator


Graduate Certificate Admission

Complete applications are considered year-round to the Professional and Graduate Certificate in the Fundamentals of Clinical Research program.

  • The curriculum is the same for all students.

Step 1

Submit the ICTR Certificate Application and supporting materials described on the form
Certificate Application (PDF)

STEP 2

Submit the Certificate Declaration Form (PDF)

All forms and materials can be emailed in pdf form (preferred), mailed, or delivered to:
Sally Wedde, Education Programs Administrator

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