Certificate Program

NCURA is offering a certificate program during the 62nd Annual Meeting - A Virtual Experience, August 11-14, 2020.  Registrants of the conference can pick one certificate to earn. You cannot earn multiple certificates during the conference. There are 11 time slots during the conference.  Participants must attend 6 sessions listed on their track worksheet. The remaining 5 sessions are considered electives and can be from the certificate you are pursuing or from any other track. Workshops do not apply. 


Steps to participate:


  1. Register for the conference. There is no additional fee or registration needed to request a certificate. 
  2. Identify the certificate you wish to earn. Final session lists, times and worksheets to track your certificate will be available on this page on August 3, 2020. Print your worksheet before attending the conference to help you plan and to track your progress.
  3. Attend eligible concurrent sessions or discussion groups during the 11 timeslots. At least 6 of the 11 sessions must be listed on the worksheet. For the remaining 5 time slots, you can choose from the worksheet, or from another area of interest. You will record your sessions and submit online. The URL will be included on the worksheet you will use to keep track of your sessions during the conference. The URL will open after the close of the meeting
  4. Complete your certificate request electronically by September 4, 2020.  Certificates will be issued on September 11th.  


The following certificates are available for NCURA's 62nd Annual Meeting.  Worksheets will be posted below on August 3rd.








Predominantly Undergraduate Institutions

Professional Development/Personal Growth

Research Compliance and Ethics

Research Development


Note: Maximum of one certificate per person per conference. Incomplete or late requests will not be eligible for certificates. Questions? Please contact Holly Anderson, Meetings Manager, anderson@ncura.edu (202) 466-3894.