The Master of Science in Clinical Research Management is open to qualified applicants with a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0.
Below is a list of requirements for an application to the Clinical Research Management program at University College. Your application will be reviewed once all requirements are received.
- Completed application form
The application form for the Clinical Research Management program is available online on the Apply page.
Official transcripts from all previous college work
Contact the registrar at each previous college or university attended to request an official transcript. Official transcripts must be sent directly from the registrar to University College.
Tell us about yourself in a brief essay (about 250 words). Why are you applying to University College? What are your goals, both academic and professional? What do we need to know when considering your application?
- 3 letters of recommendation
Letters of recommendation should be completed by teachers or professional associates. They can be submitted as part of your online application or mailed to University College.
TOEFL scores, if applicable
If you are not a U.S. citizen, official TOEFL scores must be forwarded to University College. (Graduates of a U.S. university or college or Canada, Australia, and U.K. residents are exempt if they have earned a bachelor’s degree or a graduate degree from such college or university.)
- $35 application fee
Payment may be submitted by credit card online as part of your application, or via check or money order payable to Washington University in St. Louis. You may pay the fee by cash at the University College office.
University College and the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences review completed applications and make admission decisions on a rolling basis. The process typically takes four to six weeks; applicants are encouraged to submit their completed application, including supporting materials, by the following dates in order to ensure a timely decision:
- Recommended deadline for fall enrollment: July 15th
- Recommended deadline for spring enrollment: November 15th
- Recommended deadline for summer enrollment: April 15th
If you plan to apply for federal financial aid, please note that this process can take six to eight weeks. University College suggests that applicants complete their FAFSA at the time of application for admission. Please visit our Tuition & Aid section for additional information about financial aid and step-by-step application instructions. Qualified students may take up to six units on a non-degree basis. Learn more about Financial Aid.