How Research Works - Registration & Fees

Registration & Fees

The cost for the full 8-week course - including weekly lectures, office hour discussions, homework dialogues in between classes, final exam, and certificate of completion - is $1000.

In honor of your commitment to ongoing learning, we are happy to extend a $50 discount for the following:

  • Licensed veterinarians and veterinary technicians
  • IAABC certificants
  • Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partners
  • SF/SPCA Academy graduates
  • CPDT certificants
  • CASI graduates
  • Natural Encounters Inc. behavior workshop attendees

An additional $25 discount is available for each staff member coming from the same clinic or facility. Discounts can be combined for up to $100 total discount. Please email Dr. Alligood with any questions about discounts, including certifications not listed here.

Click here to register for HRW

***Non-U.S. Students: We are so happy to have students outside the United States joining us. Please note that the link above will take you to our CourseStorm registration page, where you will need to follow a couple of special instructions:

  1. When you are asked to enter an address, please enter "123 Smith Street, New York, NY, 10001".
  2. When you reach the payment stage, please click "pay by check or cash" and complete your registration. Dr. Alligood will reach out to you with instructions for payment (you will still have the option to pay by credit card via a different service).
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