Minor in Clinical Research

With only 18 credit hours to complete a minor in Clinical Research, the opportunities will be boundless. Students pursuing degrees in multiple disciplines will benefit from additional education in Clinical Research to augment their major field of study. These disciplines/programs include, but are not limited to:

  • Nursing
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Exercise Science
  • Pre-Med
  • Pre-Law
  • Healthcare Management
  • Business Administration
  • Psychology

Make an Impact. Fulfill a Demand.

  • Rewarding career in a growing industry
  • Approximately 1,200 job openings annually in just the Research Triangle area
  • Academic support and professional development
  • Learn from faculty with years of educational and industry experience, providing students with the tools, education, and confidence to meet the needs of the rapidly growing field of clinical research.

The following courses comprise the Clinical Research Minor:

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
CLNR 340 Regulatory Affairs 3
CLNR 338 OR 451 Sci Lit Seminar OR Sci & Tech Writing  2
CLNR 345 Clinical Study Operations  2
CLNR 364  Principles of Clinical Research 2
CLNR 425  Medical Ethics/Clinical Research 2
CLNR 324 OR 450 Intro to Biostats OR Data Management 3
CLNR 445 OR 455 Research Site Ops OR Man/Mon CLNR Trials  2
CLNR 415 New Prod. Develop. 2
    18 Total Hours


Clinical Research Descriptions