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Integrated Departmental Education for Administrators (IDEA) Program


Welcome to the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Integrated Departmental Education for Administrators (IDEA) program. IDEA is a comprehensive initiative developed to meet the research administration needs of our campus. There is no fee to attend the program. By investing in the careers of its research administrators, MUSC seeks to increase their effectiveness and streamline the administrative process related to research administration. Learn about our curriculum.

The goals of this program are to:
  • Increase assurance of compliance of state, federal, and university policies and procedures
  • Provide staff with training (and tools) for their role in grant administration
  • Improve research administration service to faculty