Research Administration Courses and Requirements

The M.S. in Management: Research Administration degree requires 36 credits (11 courses). A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher is required for completion of this graduate research administration degree. Courses for the research administration degree specialization are offered in face-to-face evening or fully online formats in seven week sessions which are conducted throughout the calendar year.

Master of Science in Management with specialization in Research Administration Degree

The M.S. in Management: Research Administration degree requires 36 credits (11 courses). A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher is required for completion of this graduate research administration degree. Courses for the research administration degree specialization are offered in face-to-face evening or fully online formats in seven week sessions which are conducted throughout the calendar year.

Required courses for M.S. in Management: Research Administration degree:

All courses are 3 credits unless otherwise noted.

  • RAC9009 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
  • RAC9010 Introduction to Research Administration
  • RAC9012 Financial Accounting for Sponsored Programs
  • RAC9016 Compliance, Regulatory Environments, and Legal Issues
  • RAC9018 Financial Management of Sponsored Programs
  • RAC9020 Contracts
  • MSM9014 Organizational Development
  • MSM9022 Changing Economies
  • MSM9028 Managing Diversity in Contemporary Organizations
  • MSM9034 Strategic Planning and Management
  • MSM9038 Capstone Seminar (6 credits)

View the 2016-2017 Academic Catalog to find course titles, numbers and descriptions.

Graduate Certificate in Research Administration Degree

The graduate research administration certificate requires 18 credits (six courses). A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher is required for completion of a graduate research administration certificate. Research administration courses are offered in face-to-face or fully online formats in seven week sessions which are conducted throughout the calendar year.

Required Research Administration Certificate courses:

All courses are 3 credits unless otherwise noted.

  • RAC9009 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
  • RAC9010 Introduction to Research Administration
  • RAC9012 Financial Accounting for Sponsored Programs
  • RAC9016 Compliance, Regulatory Environments, and Legal Issues
  • RAC9018 Financial Management of Sponsored Programs
  • RAC9020 Contracts

View the 2016-2017 Academic Catalog to find course titles, numbers and descriptions.