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Research Administration at Emmanuel College, Boston
Application deadline for September 2009 enrollment: July 15, 2009
Those working in the dynamic world of research administration impact some of the largest global health and social initiatives in the country. Through a rigorous curriculum created by sponsored research experts from our neighboring Longwood Medical and Academic Area institutions and beyond, Emmanuel College responds to the specialized needs of these administrators by providing opportunities to earn an academic credential and expand professional networks.
Emmanuel offers two options for research administration professionals who want to advance their education in this specialized field:
Master of Science in Management with Specialization in Research Administration
The Master of Science in Management with specialization in Research Administration allows sponsored research professionals to combine critical learning in the field of research administration with the management knowledge and business skills required to
be a successful professional. The program provides unique and interactive ways to enhance leadership, management and organizational skills and can be completed in about two years.
Graduate Certificate in Research Administration
The Graduate Certificate in Research Administration is a one-year part-time academic opportunity for professionals currently working or interested in working in an academic or non-profit research environment. The specialized certificate is an innovative program that addresses critical knowledge areas for research administrators including finance and accounting, compliance, legal issues and organizational behavior.
Research Administration Curriculum
Course I: Introduction to Research Administration
Course II: Financial Accounting for Sponsored Programs
Course III: Leadership and Organizational Behavior
Course IV: Compliance, Regulatory Environments & Legal Issues
Course V: Financial Management for Sponsored Programs
Course VI: Contracts
Visit the program websites to learn more about the curriculum, faculty and application process.
Admission and Tuition
Applications are due July 15, 2009. Visit
Graduate management tuition is $1995 per course. Students starting in September may qualify for employer tuition benefits over two calendar years. Your enrollment counselor can guide you through Emmanuel's payment options and employer partnership opportunities.
To learn more or to schedule an interview, applicants may contact:
To schedule an information session, department representatives may contact:
Kathryn Harvey Mackintosh
Director of Employer Partnerships
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