The Association of Clinical Research Professionals

Benefits of Certification

Discover why more than 33,000 professionals and organizations around the world have chosen the flagship certification in clinical research™.

ACRP Certification Accelerates Your Career

ACRP Certified professionals say their achievement results in:

  • Increased Job Responsibility
  • More Employment Opportunities
  • Greater Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Recognition, Including Promotions, Bonuses, Salary Increases

“Being certified has opened a lot of doors for me, and it’s made me a lot more confident in my own professional identity. It’s delivered everything it promised.”

—Jennifer Davis, CCRA, ACRP Certified Since 2009

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ACRP Certification Helps Your Business Soar

Research shows ACRP Certification results in:

  • Higher Enrollment Rates
  • Lower Protocol Deviations
  • Fewer 483 Warning Letters
  • Improved Regulatory Compliance
  • Better Inspection Performance

“The research is clear: certified principal investigators (CPIs) and clinical research coordinators (CRCs) do better work compared with their peers who hold no certification. Much better work, in fact.”

— CenterWatch Weekly, July 2, 2018

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