Graduate Certificate in Health Law
Northeastern University

Program Details

If you work in the health care industry and are looking to expand your legal knowledge, but are not quite ready to pursue a master’s degree, Northeastern University offers a graduate Certificate in Health Law. This certificate arises directly from the need for more professionals with legal expertise in the highly regulated field of healthcare. The certificate is designed specifically to provide professionals with the skills necessary to understand, navigate and leverage the legal issues that arise within the health care field and to work effectively with counsel when a lawyer’s involvement is necessary.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Professional resumé
  • Transcripts from all previous undergraduate and graduate institutions
  • A personal statement (500-1000 words)
  • One letter of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education