Health Law Programs

JD Certificate in Health Law

The JD Certificate in Health Law offers degree candidates competitive specialization in health law. The certificate curriculum consists of foundational, required courses in administrative law, health and health fraud law, and medical negligence. JD candidates will further distinguish their specialization by taking electives in a broad range of interdisciplinary areas. For further information, contact Professor Marc Ginsberg at


Degree candidates interested in enhancing their career opportunities with the JD Certificate in Health Law must complete a minimum of 19 health law credit hours, including 9 required credits and 10 elective credits, and must graduate with a cumulative overall GPA of 3.0 and a GPA of 3.25 in health law coursework.

Proposed Schedule

Due to the diversity of courses offered, degree candidates interested in pursuing the JD Certificate in Health Law should consult with the Professor Marc Ginsberg to plan a specific degree program tailored to their needs.