Clinical Research Associate

Design, manage and maintain clinical trials.

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No further applications for new candidates are being accepted to this program.

If you are currently enrolled in the program,  you will have the opportunity to finish the program between now and Winter 2019. Winter 2019 will be the final term in which you can take courses.


Clinical Research Associate


At least five years of clinical experience, health care teaching, administration or research, and a university degree.

At least five years experience required

Submit your application using our Online Application Portal located here:

  1. Create an Application account in the Online Application Portal, if you do not have a MAC ID.
  2. Identify the specific program to which you want to apply. 
  3. Select the term in which you wish to begin your studies (i.e. Spring 2016).  If the program is not offered in the term you selected, or if the program is no longer accepting students, a notice will be shown. 
  4. Complete the application.

Complete an online application

5. Upload an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae.
up to date curriculum vitae required
6. Save the information on the application pages before you proceed to the next item. Application fee required
7. $59 non-refundable application fee. (Payable by credit or debit online.) Application fee required

8. After paying application fee, you must ensure you submit your application.

You will receive an email notifying you of the application admission decision after the application data has been reviewed by the Program Manager.  

Application fee required

If you wish to pay by cheque, contact CCE staff to request a paper application which you may submit by mail, with payment.

Your application will not be processed until payment is received. 

Please do not use Hotmail email addresses to apply.

Application Information

Applications are accepted for each term (Fall, Winter, Spring) and are approved on a first come first serve basis. Please note enrolment is limited.

Applicants who have completed a Bachelor degree or who are currently enrolled in a degree program will be given preference.

Transfer of Credit Option

Courses completed at other post-secondary educational institutions may be eligible for transfer of credit.  Application for transfer of credit must be made to the Program Manager.

The following conditions apply:

  • Courses must have an 80% overlap in content/curricula and a similar number of classroom hours;
  • Courses must be listed on an official transcript with a grade; and,
  • Courses must have been taken within the last five years.
  • Each course that is accepted into the program will be assessed a $99 transfer of credit fee (excluding CRA courses taken through Mohawk College).
  • The Certificate accepts only one transfer (excluding CRA courses taken through Mohawk College).  Students transferring courses from Mohawk are not eligible to transfer in other external courses.