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American Legal Studies - Health Law

Hofstra University

1483 USD/credit 88980 USD/full
1483 USD/credit 88980 USD/full
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The American Legal Studies - Health Law from Hofstra University has become an increasingly complicated, diverse domain. From the ever-evolving tangle of regulations to the complexity of medicare and medicaid systems, the healthcare industry can never have too many sharp legal minds.


With the Master’s degree in American Legal Studies - Health Law from Hofstra University we train our students to become first-rate legal representatives to all of the health care system’s stakeholders.


Hofstra Law students have worked in these selected internships and externships:

  • Catholic Health Services of Long Island
  • HIV Law Project
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Nassau County Department of Social Services
  • Nemours Office of Child Health Policy and Advocacy
  • New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation
  • New York State Department of Health, Office of Professional Medical Conduct
  • New York State Mental Hygiene Legal Service
  • New York State Office of the Attorney General, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
  • New Yorkers for Patient & Family Empowerment
  • Northwell Health
  • Office of the Cook County (Illinois) Public Guardian
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health Law and Policy Clinic
  • Public Health Law, Policy, and Ethics
  • Health Law and Policy Capstone
  • Representing Health Care Providers
  • Health Law
  • Law, Health and Technology
  • Mental Health Issues in Criminal Justice System
  • Housing and Health
  • Business Transactions in Healthcare
  • Clinical Bioethics II
  • Housing Practicum
  • Modern Divorce Advocacy
  • Medicare and Medicaid Law
  • Clinical Bioethics I
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Healthcare Compliance
  • Employment Law
  • Law and Medicine: Cooperative Professionalism
  • Global Compliance in the Digital Age
  • MLP Practicum
  • Elder Law
  • Interdisciplinary Seminar on Family Law and Policy

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Rolling Admission


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


60 SCH



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Our Admission Committee looks for students who have achieved an Internet-based-TOEFL (IBT) score of 100 or higher, paper-based TOEFL score of 600 or higher or computerized TOEFL score of 250 or higher.
  • International students with a foreign law degree seeking to sit for a U.S. state bar exam should speak with their state bar association to determine the eligibility requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    88980 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1483 USD per credit
  • National

    88980 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1483 USD per credit


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