Experience & Reputation

Learners from the top 25 best national universities and all of the academic medical centers in the U.S., rely on CITI Program for their research, ethics, compliance, and professional development education needs. In addition, individuals in the U.S. military, various government agencies, cutting edge technology companies, and many of the most prestigious companies involved in research today use our training program.

2,800,000+ Courses Taken Last Year
25,000,000+ Total Course Completions
1,000,000+ Active Learners

By The Numbers

We have been at the forefront of online research, ethics, safety, and compliance training since our founding in 2000. Our content developers are leaders in their fields, many with more than 40 years of experience. We are committed to maintaining our leadership position by continuing to enhance our offerings and stay on top of the latest regulations and expert thinking in research, ethics, safety, and compliance.

  • 24 years serving the education and science communities
  • Utilized by the Top-25 Best National Universities
  • Utilized by the Top-25 Ranked U.S. Hospitals
  • 95% of Carnegie R1 Research Universities are 10+ Years Subscribers
  • 15 million+ total learners
  • 2,500+ Subscribing Organizations Worldwide
  • Over 60 total courses and webinars added in 2023
  • Over 200 expert content contributors incorporate various perspectives
  • 37 CE/CME certified courses
"I liked that the learning modules were concise and comprehensible and that there were audio-visual options to choose from. The format of short quizzes following each module made me feel accomplished, and it encouraged me to continue through the course." Pauline P, Research Assistant

Why Is CITI Program The Standard?


Desktop, tablet, and mobile versions of our platform provide learners with the flexibility to complete training at their own pace, at any time. Our refresher content provides easy retraining without repetition or redundancy.
When learners finish a course, completion certificates are sent immediately via link for easy sharing with training coordinators, future employers, and social media outlets like LinkedIn.

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Dynamic & Engaging

Engaged learners are successful learners. Our audio-visual course format along with video vignettes, case studies, and knowledge checks create an interactive learning experience to promote maximum comprehension. Learners can select from role-specific training and topic-specific training for varying competency domains. Our courses are dynamic, animated, and always developed with the latest eLearning techniques in mind.

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Professional Development

Our expanding course catalog provides professionals in research and compliance with a way to increase their knowledge to build confidence, establish credibility, learn best practices, and comply with regulations or standards in their fields. Frequently released webinars help also help learners stay current with important topics in research, ethics, compliance, and safety.

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Customer Success Team & Support

We’re committed to the successful utilization of our training platform. Our Customer Success Team can help guide new organizations through the onboarding process to satisfy specific training needs, including account customization. Once online, our support team provides assistance to organizational administrators while our fully-dedicated help desk assists your learners. Our Support Center offers on-demand articles and training materials for additional help.

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Unlock Your Full Potential

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Earn CE Credits and Units for Purchase

CE certificates are available for purchase upon successful completion of course eligibility requirements. View all CE Certified Courses or visit Frequently Asked CE Credits & Units Questions for more information.

Upskill and Retrain

Empower yourself to hone the skills necessary to succeed now and in future endeavors.

Stay Engaged and Motivated

Short modules, webinars, and interactive course experiences promote a positive learning environment.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I take CITI Program courses?

If you are affiliated with a subscribing organization, you can register now to take CITI Program courses assigned to you by your organization for free. If you need training not provided by your organization, you can register as an independent learner and purchase the courses needed.

If you are not affiliated with a subscribing organization, you can register as an independent learner and purchase courses. An independent learner subscription includes access to one CITI Program course or webinar for one learner for one year from the date of purchase or activation. Completion reports are valid for one year from the date of course completion.

Before you register, be sure to check our list of subscribing organizations to confirm that you do not have access to CITI Program through your organization. Please note refunds are not available once you have started a course.

What happens after I complete a course?

Once all required course content is complete including finishing all quizzes with a passing score, you will be able to download a completion report or access a unique online link for that course that you can share when needed. Just log in to your CITI Program account and click “My Reports.” Your organization may also be sent a completion report automatically.

How do I ensure I get proper credit for TransCelerate mutually recognized training?

Once you have completed and passed the Good Clinical Practice (GCP) courses that meet TransCelerate minimum criteria, you can log in to your CITI Program account and access a completion report. This report can be printed or shared via email as documentation that you have met this training requirement.

What should I do if I forgot my login information?

You can click here to retrieve your user name or reset your password. There is also a link on the log in page that you can click anytime you forget your user name or password.

Can I merge duplicate CITI Program accounts?

If you have multiple CITI Program accounts, you can merge them by following these instructions described in our Support Center.

Are CME credits available with CITI Program courses?

Go to CME credits FAQ for courses certified for CME credits and for instructions on qualifying for and purchasing credits.

How do I share a course completion report?

Just log in to your CITI Program account and click “My Reports.” You will see a print option next to completed courses, which you can click to download a completion report as a .pdf file. You can print or email this report. You can also access a unique online link that you can use to share your completion report.

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