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Updates from Johns Hopkins University Research Administration
Volume 3, Issue 15 | December 17, 2018
Save the Date! In early 2019, Johns Hopkins University will host a RACC Certified Research Administrator (CRA) body of knowledge (BoK) review session. This session will prepare eligible staff to successfully pass the CRA exam in May and November, becoming Certified Research Administrators.
Research Administrator Certification Council (RACC)

The review session focuses on four areas of research administration:

  • Proposal Development
    and Administration
  • Legal Requirements and
    Sponsor Interface
  • Financial Management
  • General Management

Monday, January 28, 2019

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Johns Hopkins at Eastern

1101 E 33rd St, Room B102
Baltimore, MD 21218


Participants must have three years of professional experience in research or sponsored program administration.

Questions?    Contact Tolise Dailey, Training Manager  |
About the Study Group
Members will review and discuss the Body of Knowledge (BoK) in detail. The study group is designed for new research administrators, experienced research staff who would like to expand their knowledge base, and anyone who plans to sit for the CRA exam.
Time Commitment
The study group will meet in person for one hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to review the materials. The study materials will also be available online for those who prefer to learn at their own pace.
Study Group Session Schedule
Tuesdays, 12:00 pm -1:00 pm
Location: Homewood

  •  February 5
  •  February 12
  •  February 19
  •  February 26
  •  March 5
  •  March 12
  •  March 19
  •  March 26
Thursdays, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: East Baltimore
  •  February 7
  •  February 14
  •  February 21
  •  February 28
  •  March 7
  •  March 14
  •  March 21
  •  March 28
More information, including how to enroll, will be shared in early January.
Questions?    Contact Tolise Dailey, Training Manager  |
The Certified Research Administrator exam is offered twice a year. Candidate handbooks, body of knowledge outlines, exam applications, and online practice tests are available on the RACC website.
Cost to take the exam: $385

Those seeking reimbursement for the exam fee must complete the following core courses for Johns Hopkins University (available in MyLearning) prior to their exam date:

The University as a Business Organization
Federal Cost Principles
Finance Overview including Chart of Accounts
Business Transactions
SAP ECC Navigation

2019 CRA Exam Dates
May 11-25, 2019

Application Deadline: April 15
November 2-16, 2019

Application Deadline: October 1
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