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Pitt Law Online Certificate Programs

Pitt Law is a leader in delivering quality online education in law to non-legal professionals, as well as attorneys. Through a new online option in its Master of Studies in Law degree and its graduate certificate programs in Corporate Compliance, Health Care Compliance, Human Resources Law, International Business Law and Dispute Resolution, and Sports, Entertainment, and Arts Law, professionals in a wide variety of fields gain a deeper understanding of the law related to their specific professional areas.

Over the course of study, students will learn and interact with faculty who are leading professionals in their fields, acquire knowledge of the law critical to professional advancement, study and complete coursework based on your own schedule, from any location, and at your own pace, and can network with colleagues and classmates through intuitive online discussion boards and group projects.

Corporate Compliance Online

The Online Graduate Certificate in Corporate Compliance is designed for U.S. and foreign corporate employees who work or wish to work in the corporate compliance area, such as lawyers, paralegals, and other compliance professionals in finance, internal audit, human resources and environmental sustainability, in order to enhance their careers by expanding their knowledge, skills, and professional understanding of corporate compliance.

Health Care Compliance Online

Health Care Compliance Online (HCC) is a fully online, accelerated, 10-month graduate certificate program designed for working professionals. The program was developed by working with experts in compliance, law, and online education, and the program will support studentes as they take on more strategic and career compliance roles.

Human Resources Law Online

Explore the practical applications of the law within human resources with a graduate certificate in Human Resources Law. The 10-month program provides students with key negotiating skills to help improve their ability to manage difficult workplace situations, such as employee contract negotiations, workplace accommodations requests, and employee terminations.

International Business Law and Dispute Resolution Online

The International Business Law and Dispute Resolution Certificate program welcomes students who already work in or who wish to begin a career in International Commercial Law. Students will advance and enhance their careers by expanding their knowledge, skills, and professional understanding of International Business Law. Students will have a solid working knowledge of the ins and outs of cross-border business transactions, a roadmap of the areas where disputes will arise, and the framework for how to resolve formal disputes.