Master's Degree Curriculum

Specific admission requirements can be found on the Graduate Program Finder.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 32 credits, including 20 credits in required courses and 12 credits in courses from one track. 

Required
CPS 6294Independent Research
CPS 6298Practicum
PSLX 6210American Jurisprudence
PSLX 6211Legal Research and Writing
PSLX 6212Litigation
PSLX 6223Contracts
PSLX 6224Advanced Legal Writing
PSLX 6225Business Entities
All courses from one track:
Legal practice track
PSLX 6214Administrative Law
PSLX 6215Government Contracts Law
PSLX 6226International Law
PSLX 6227Intellectual Property Law
Healthcare corporate compliance track
PSHC 6201Introduction to Health Care Corporate Compliance
PSHC 6202Compliance with Laws and Regulations I
PSHC 6204Compliance with Laws and Regulations II
PSHC 6206Case Studies in Health Care Corporate Compliance

See CPS regulations for additional information regarding enrollment status and time limits.

Master's Degree with Concentration in Healthcare Corporate Compliance Curriculum

The master of professional studies (M.P.S.) in the field of paralegal studies with a concentration in healthcare corporate compliance degree program allows paralegal students to enroll in the master of paralegal studies program and the healthcare corporate compliance graduate certificate program concurrently and receive both credentials. The M.P.S. is an advanced credential for those who wish to lead the profession in a variety of settings such as law, finance, insurance, consulting, and healthcare; the graduate certificate is the nationally-recognized industry standard.

At the completion of the program, graduates will have acquired the skills, knowledge, and abilities required to enter the field of healthcare law. The rigorous curriculum balances analysis and critical thinking with applied skills, and focuses on written and oral communication, research, and managing complex tasks and teams---all skills that employers demand. The program is offered in both campus and distance learning formats.

Specific admission requirements can be found on the Graduate Program Finder

Visit the program website for additional information.