Programs offered by Seton Hall Law
Develop your industry-specific legal knowledge, become a more effective communicator and advance in your career field. At Seton Hall Law, you can do it all. We offer convenient, online, certificate and degree programs designed to deepen your understanding of regulatory, legal and ethical issues in the healthcare, life sciences, human resources, and intellectual property fields.
Review the information below to learn more about our programs and contact us using the form to the right if you're ready to speak with someone further. Our online programs can make it easier to get the education you need to move ahead.
Master’s of Science in Jurisprudence Degree
For 15 years, Seton Hall Law has offered this 30 credit Master’s Degree for non-lawyers in the health and pharmaceutical industries. Previously only available on campus in Newark, NJ, this degree can now be completed entirely online. Our Master of Science in Jurisprudence program is designed for students who are not interested in becoming lawyers, but rather are interested in gaining a solid foundation in the legal and regulatory aspects of their industries to enhance their effectiveness and marketability.
- Health & Hospital Law
- Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law & Compliance
- Intellectual Property Law
Health & Hospital Law Certificate
This area of study covers clinical research topics and law of patient care issues. Compliance issues for healthcare providers, such as informed consent, medical confidentiality, medical malpractice and more are also covered. This certificate program can teach you the practical skills and knowledge you need to communicate effectively about health and hospital law.
- The Law of Patient Care
- Compliance Issues for Healthcare Providers
- Clinical Research & the Law
Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law & Compliance
Do you want to build your knowledge of regulatory, legal and ethical issues within the pharmaceutical and medical device industry? Throughout this certificate program, you will learn about the FDA approval process, products liability and FDA preemption, advertising and promotion, pharmacovigilance, the Anti-Kickback Act, the False Claims act, and more.
- FDA Regulation & Liability Issues
- Compliance Issues in the Life Sciences
- Clinical Research & the Law
Human Resources Law
This certificate program explores core legal issues, conducting legal investigations and managing HR risks in the workplace. Designed for current human resources professionals, topics such as employee privacy, wages and hours, risk management, title VII and the ADEA, attorney-client privilege issues, and more are covered. During this certificate program, you will develop an in-depth understanding of the HR field and human resources law.
- Core Legal Issues in the Workplace
- Conducting Legal Investigations in the Modern Workplace
- Managing Whistleblower Risks
Intellectual Property Law
Students enrolled in this certificate program will learn about patent and trade secret law, trademarks and unfair competition, and copyright law. Certificate courses are designed for mid- to senior-level professionals and others interested in this in-demand legal area. You will learn through a combination of online coursework, research and writing projects, online discussions, and reading assignments.
- Patent & Trade Secret Law
- Trademark & Unfair Competition
- Copyright Law
Healthcare Compliance Certification Programs
Our Healthcare Compliance Certification Programs (HCCP) are intensive, multi-day, in-person educational programs offered worldwide. These programs provide the legal knowledge and ethical foundation essential for today’s healthcare compliance professionals as well as pharmaceutical, medical device and biotech manufacturers.
- US HCCP
- European HCCP
- Asia-Pacific HCCP