Clinical Research Coordinator

Clinical Research Coordinator MS CRC CC

This program prepares individuals who have responsibility for first-level integrity of a research project; the organization, collaboration and coordination, data collection, recruiting, screening, enrolling and scheduling participants. Additional duties include ensuring accuracy of documentation, preliminary technical report writing and initial protocol development. Clinical research coordinators work under the direct supervision of principal and co-investigators. Education and training emphasis is placed on providing assistance in the research process related to regulatory compliance and other research projects. The clinical research field is dynamic and challenging with many opportunities for growth and career development. Career opportunities for clinical research coordinators are found in hospitals, physicians offices, contract research organizations, biomedical research organizations and institutions, specialty disease centers and pharmaceutical and medical device suppliers.
Program Name: 
Clinical Research Coordinator
Program Number: 
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Associate Degree
Offered at These Colleges: 

These icons may appear next to a college name:

  • Program is part of a stackable pathway at this college. Click icon for career pathways rep.
  • Program transfers from this college to other institutions.* Click icon for college transfer info.
  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
*It is strongly recommended you secure the agreement with the institution you intend to transfer to.

Employment Snapshot

Median Salary Six Months After Graduation: