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Administration: Research Administration Concentration, M.S.A.

College of Education and Human Services

222 Rowe Hall; 989-774-6525

Course Designator:

MSA - Master of Science in Administration

Minimum Totals for Graduation: 36 hours

The purpose of the concentration is to provide an appropriate educational experience to Research Administration professionals that will allow them to gain insight into the most recent developments in the field, gain practical experience, meet the growing data and informational needs and demands in their respective organizations, and to advance in the research administration profession.

Program Requirements


Research Administration


Master of Science in Administration Core Requirements

See Master of Science in Administration for:

  • Admission Requirements, Retention and Termination Standards
  • Accelerated Master of Science in Administration
  • Required Core I (15 hours)
  • Required Core II (3 hours)

Required Courses (12 hours)

MSA 611Contract Administration


MSA 612Grants Fiscal Administration


MSA 613Project Administration


MSA 614Ethics in Research Administration


Electives (6 hours)

Select from the following:

MSA 617Clinical Research Administration


MSA 622Research Facilities Administration and Cost


Total: 36 semester hours