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Master of Science in Health Law

Program Details

The online MS in Health Law degree program from Nova Southeastern University is designed to provide health care professionals with an understanding of how the field of health care intersects with the law and the legal knowledge required to communicate effectively on a variety of issues related to health law. Curriculum highlights include:

  • Identifying and researching complex legal issues that intersect law and the health care industry
  • Verbally communicating complex medical law issues using the proper legal terms, including legal citations, to counsel
  • Identifying applicable statutory law, case law, and administrative codes and incorporating those concepts into healthcare law research and writings
  • The option to generate a thesis and write a scholarly article suitable for publication


  • Official transcripts showing conferred Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited university, and, if applicable, official transcripts from any and all college(s) attended (undergraduate and graduate level)
  • A minimum of two years of work experience

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association