Supplemental & Certificate Programs

Supplemental Programs

Roadmap Scholars Program in Neuroscience (RMS)

Supported by the NIH, the UAB Office for Equity and Diversity, and the UAB Comprehensive Neuroscience Center, RMS seeks to provide support in academics and research to neuroscience graduate students who are racially diverse and/or possess disabilities, supplementary to the student's GBS theme requirements. This program is not currently a certificate program. 

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Certificate Programs

Translational & Molecular Sciences (TMS) Certificate

This certificate program formalizes graduate training and education in translational sciences at UAB. Students completing the certificate will train in one or more key facets that comprise the process and goals of translational research; namely, understanding mechanisms of disease, how these insights are then used to develop, test, and apply therapies for the treatment of disease, and how translational research is a bridge between basic and applied research.

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Technology Commercialization and Entrepreneurship Certificate

Ths certificate is designed to expose students (MBA and non-MBA) and scientists to the business foundations of entrepreneurship and technology commercialization. It blends knowledge and experiential learning to help move scientific discovery and inventions out of the lab and into the marketplace. Unless otherwise approved by the student's mentor, the student will be responsible for this certificate program's tuition costs.

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CIRTL@UAB Teaching Certificates

The Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) is an NSF Center for Learning and Teaching in higher education. CIRTL@UAB uses graduate education as the leverage point to develop a national STEM faculty committed to implementing and advancing effective teaching practices for diverse student audiences as part of successful professional careers. Its goal is to improve the STEM learning of all students at every college and university, thereby increasing the diversity in STEM fields and the STEM literacy of the nation.

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