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Clinical Trials Management

Advance your career in the health sciences. Develop the skills necessary for managing a clinical trial test, whether you will be working for a pharmaceutical company, a hospital, or a research laboratory. Explore all aspects of the trial, including patient recruitment, study implementation, and close out.


This is a Western University accredited Diploma program. The program combines 9 courses taken from September to April with a four-month work integrated learning placement from May to August. 

Duration: One year, full-time or two years, part-time

Start: September

Location: In class or Online



Program: Nine required courses + One four-month practicum

Full-Time Duration: One year | September to August

Part-Time Duration: Two years | Year one: September to April (5 courses), Year two: September to August (4 courses + practicum)

Start: September

Location: In class or Online, asynchronous

The practicum component of our Diploma programs is a culmination of your work in the classroom and the bridge to a great career in your target industry. Gain valuable hands-on experience with mentorship from industry professionals, uniting theory and practice in the real world of work. Students must successfully complete all nine required courses and the practicum placement in order to satisfy program requirements and graduate with a Diploma in Clinical Trials Management. 

Learn more about the four-month practicum placement here.


 Application Fee $100 (non-refundable) 
 Western Ancillary Fees $2000  
 Domestic Tuition $6850 
 International Tuition $18,775

Financial Aid: This program is OSAP eligible. Explore other available Bursaries and Awards here.

Note: Program fees do not include any costs for class materials such as textbooks and software. Ancillary fees are an approximation, calculate your fees here.

Admission Requirements: Undergraduate Degree in Health Science or science-related program, with a minimum average of 70% in the last two years of study.

International Requirements: A minimum overall average of 70% (around a B- or 2.7 GPA) in your Bachelor's degree in health sciences, science, or nursing,  as calculated by Western and after translation to Canadian GPA.

Application Deadline: May 15


Application for the Diploma in Clinical Trials Management



10 Course(s)

9 Courses + 1 Practicum