Compliance Issues in the Life Sciences
The Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law & Compliance Certificate: Compliance Issues in the Life Sciences covers the following topics:
- The Anti-Kickback Act
- The False Claims Act
- International Anti-Bribery Legislation
- Enforcement Mechanisms
- Corporate Compliance Programs
- Transparency and Disclosure Requirements
It takes 8 weeks to complete the certificate program. All coursework must be completed in the sequence in which it is offered. Students should plan to spend 6-8 hours per week on online coursework, including reading assignments, research and writing projects, and online discussions.
Seton Hall Law School's online Graduate Certificate Programs are offered during our Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters. Start dates for upcoming offerings of the Compliance Issues in the Life Sciences certificate are indicated in the Certificates At-A-Glance section.
Do I need to be in a certain profession to be admitted?
No. While the program is specifically designed to meet the needs of mid- to senior-level professionals in the health care industry, it is also open to qualified students from other backgrounds.
Applicants must submit the following:
- Online application
- Application fee of $50
- Official baccalaureate degree transcript from an accredited college or university
- Current resume
- A 500-word statement explaining why you want to study Health and Hospital Law focusing on Clinical Research and the Law
No entrance exam is required for admission. However, international applicants who are not native speakers of English must submit a TOEFL score.