Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research

Admissions Timeline


In light of COVID-19 restrictions that may impact standardized testing and other application requirements, the Office of Admissions is willing to work with current and prospective applicants to ensure consideration for the Fall 2020 semester.

Fall Semester Admission:

July 15: Priority Deadline – International Applicants

The UMKC Application for International Student Admission is due by this date.  All supporting documents must also be submitted by this date (this includes transcripts, test scores, goal statement, resume/CV, and letters of recommendation). Applications that become complete late will be reviewed on a space-available basis, and incomplete applications will not be considered for admission.

August 15: Priority Deadline – U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents

The UMKC General Application for Admission is due by this date. All supporting documents must also be submitted by this date (this includes transcripts, test scores, goal statement, resume/CV, and letters of recommendation). Applications that become complete late will be reviewed on a space-available basis, and incomplete applications will not be considered for admission.

Ongoing: Offers of Admission are Extended

Applicants offered admission will be emailed the admissions decision. All decisions of the admissions committee are final.

August: Classes Begin

Students who have been offered admission for the fall semester and who have accepted the offer of admission will matriculate to the School of Medicine Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research program in August.

Spring Semester Admission:

December 15: Priority Deadline – International Applicants

The UMKC Application for International Student Admission is due by this date.  All supporting documents must also be submitted by this date (this includes transcripts, test scores, goal statement, resume/CV, and letters of recommendation). Applications that become complete late will be reviewed on a space-available basis, and incomplete applications will not be considered for admission.

January 15: Priority Deadline – U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents

The UMKC General Application for Admission is due by this date.  All supporting documents must also be submitted by this date (this includes transcripts, test scores, goal statement, resume/CV, and letters of recommendation). Applications that become complete late will be reviewed on a space-available basis, and incomplete applications will not be considered for admission.

Ongoing: Offers of Admission are Extended

Applicants offered admission will be emailed the admissions decision. All decisions of the admissions committee are final.

January: Classes Begin

Students who have been offered admission for the spring semester and who have accepted the offer of admission will matriculate to the School of Medicine Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research program in January.