Health Law Certificate Program Requirements

The program requirements are:

  • 2 Required Upper Level Courses
  • 2 Core Elective Courses
  • At least 1 additional elective
  • 2 credits minimum in a skills course
  • Paper in satisfaction of upper level writing requirement

 

Required Upper-Level Courses

Current Issues in Health Law
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Fall Term 2020-2021
Tuesday
5:10PM
6:30PM
Room:
LAW G46

Professor

1
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

1
Health Law & Policy
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Fall Term 2020-2021
Monday
Wednesday
12:40PM
2:00PM
Room:
LAW G20

Professor

3

CORE ELECTIVE COURSES

Electives

Choose 2 courses from this list of electives.

Bioethics and Law
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

3
Health Care Business Transactions
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

3
Health Care Fraud and Abuse
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

3
Public Health Law
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

3

Choose 2 courses from this list of electives.

ADDITIONAL ELECTIVES

Related Courses

Bioethics and Law
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

3
Biotechnology Law
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Fall Term 2020-2021
Wednesday
3:40PM
5:30PM
Room:
LAW G18

Professor

2
Business Planning, Entrepreneurship & Technology
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Fall Term 2020-2021
Monday
5:10PM
7:10PM
Room:
LAW G13

Professor

2
Commercializing New Technologies
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Fall Term 2020-2021
Monday
6:15PM
9:00PM
Room:
LAW G46

Professor

Professor

3
Health Care Business Transactions
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

3
Law of Disability Discrimination (The)
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

2
Nonprofit Tax Exempt Organizations
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

2

SKILLS COURSES

Skills

D.C. Externship
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

8 - 10
Health Law Clinic
Term Class Schedule Professor(s) Course Credits
Fall Term 2020-2021
Monday
Wednesday
2:10PM
4:40PM
Room:
LAW 120

Professor

7
Spring Term 2020-2021

Professor

7

Upper Level Writing Requirement

A paper on a topic in health law in any course or seminar that satisfies the Upper Level Writing Requirement. For more information, consult the program director.

Additional Related Courses: Other Graduate Level Courses

All Pitt Law students may take a maximum of 6 credits of graduate level courses outside the School of Law for credit toward the Health Law Certificate with permission of the program director.  Courses that are especially relevant are those offered by the Department of Health Services Administration in the Graduate School of Public Health, the Center for Bioethics and Health Law, and the Heinz School of Public Policy and Management at Carnegie-Mellon University. See http://my.pitt.edu, PeopleSoft, Self-Service, Browse Catalog for a listing of all Pitt courses. For advice about taking courses outside the law school, you may wish to consult the Health Law Certificate Program Director.