Certificate in Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Law and Compliance

Division of Online Learning

The graduate certificate in Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law & Compliance is designed for professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge of legal, regulatory and ethical issues in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. The target audience includes pharmaceutical and medical device professionals in compliance, legal, regulatory and medical affairs, sales, marketing, grants and related areas.

Courses offered are:

  1. FDA Regulation & Liability
  2. Clinical Research and the Law
  3. Compliance Issues in the Life Sciences

Materials for the certificate program are drawn from a broad range of statutory and regulatory texts, agency guidance documents, enforcement actions, settlement agreements, judicial decisions, and expert commentary. Through a series of multimedia presentations, guided discussions and individually supervised writing projects, students learn to interpret legal documents and assess their business implications.

All of our graduate certificate courses offer intensive, individualized feedback, as well as an opportunity to develop the practical skills necessary to research and communicate effectively about the law.

You can take any or all of the certificate courses, in any order you choose. A Certificate in Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law & Compliance will be awarded upon completion of three courses.

Up to six credits earned in the graduate certificate program can be applied towards the MSJ degree.

New course sessions begin five times per year.

To apply for admission into Seton Hall Law’s certificate program in Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law and Compliance, please submit the following:

  1. Online application
  2. Application fee of $50
  3. Confirmation of Baccalaureate degree from a college or university
  4. Current resume or employment information

*No entrance exam is required for admission.


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