Graduate Certificate in Preclinical Drug Development
University of Southern California

Program Details

The program in Preclinical Drug Development offers advanced training for professionals who want to work in preclinical aspects of translational medicine and associated research. Courses can be taken in convenient weekend, blended formats, or completed entirely online.


  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions you have attended
  • Personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission