Health Law

Widener University-Delaware Law School

12 months
53600 USD/year
53600 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The MJ in Health Law is a program at Widener University-Delaware Law School for those who seek graduate-level training in legal analysis and regulatory compliance and ethics in a healthcare organization such as a hospital, physician's office, pharmaceutical company, retirement or assisted living community, nonprofit, or government environment.


Delaware Law is one of few CCB-accredited law schools to offer an entirely online MJ in health law with a concentration in regulatory analysis and compliance. Career professionals benefiting from such training include hospital compliance managers, compliance officers, risk managers, privacy compliance professionals, medical regulatory affairs specialists, nursing home administrators, information and records management, healthcare fraud and abuse, and government and agency officials, as well as those who seek positions in healthcare-related fields. Students will receive intensive preparation to work in regulatory compliance, risk management, financial fraud, anti-kickback, pharmaceutical operations, investigations, auditing, compliance training, and more, to meet the needs and requirements of compliance programs for healthcare organizations.

Learning outcomes

Health Law at Widener University-Delaware Law School compliance-expert faculty and cutting edge curriculum allows students to work through real-world simulations to learn the elements of an efficient and effective compliance program and resolve compliance and ethics issues. During the capstone course, students will prepare a complete compliance program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Law
  • Healthcare Compliance Rules & Standards
  • Healthcare Compliance and Ethics
  • Introduction to Health Law & Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • ResumeThe applicant must submit a resume. There is no page limit.
  • Personal StatementThe applicant is required to submit a 2-page word statement of educational and professional goals, double-spaced, that will serve as both a statement of purpose and a writing sample. The thoughts and words of the statement must be uniquely those of the applicant. With the exception of basic proofreading, no other(s) may assist in the creation of this statement.
  • Letters of RecommendationThe applicant must submit two letters of recommendation addressing the applicant’s academic and professional potential. Letters of recommendation must identify you as a graduate program applicant.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    53600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53600 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    53600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53600 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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Health Law
Widener University-Delaware Law School