CITI Training

The Collaborative Institutional Training (CITI) Program

Stanislaus State offers access to web-based training in multiple areas of research ethics and compliance training.  Students, faculty, and staff can receive training in:

  • Human Research Subjects Protection
  • Animal Care and Use
  • Responsible Conduct of Research

Those involved in research are highly encouraged to complete the training. Sign up is easy and free.

Access the CITI Training Programs

Getting Started and Registration

Go to the CITI Website to create an account. View detailed registration instructions.

How much time does it take to complete CITI training?

The CITI training program is set up as a series of short (5-15 minute) modules that can be taken at anytime from anywhere.  The total time required depends on your selected training program, the Responsible Conduct of Research modules typically take about 1 - 1 1/2 hours to complete.

Is there a passing grade requirement for the CITI training?

At the end of each module within the training course there is a 5 question quiz.  In order to successfully complete the CITI training program you must have an average score across all modules of at least 80%. Quizzes can be retaken until a passing score is achieved. 

Upon successful completion, you will receive a certificate valid for three years.

If you need help or have any questions please email ORSP or call us at 667-3493.