LL.M. On Campus

Global Health Law

Georgetown University

12 months
71536 USD/year
71536 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Georgetown University’s Global Health Law LL.M. program trains lawyers to apply their specialized legal skills to improve population health in the United States and globally.


The Program

The innovative full- or part-time courses of study in the Global Health Law program from Georgetown University explore the intersections of health and law, including global health governance, health and human rights, food and drug law, access to health care, and legal interventions to prevent and control infectious and non-communicable diseases.

Created in 2007 as part of the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, our programs include the LL.M. in Global Health Law, the LL.M. in Global Health Law and International Institutions with the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland, and certificate programs in Food and Drug Law and U.S. Health Law. We have more than 180 graduates from 30 countries working to improve the public’s health in the private sector, academia, non-government organizations, international organizations, and all levels of government.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Access to Health Care and Coverage: Law and Policy
  • Advanced Topics in Torts: Products Liability, Guns, and Drugs
  • Advocating on behalf of People with Developmental Disabilities: Contemporary Issues, Challenges, and Legal Advocacy Opportunities
  • Aging and Law Seminar

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form;
  • Application Fee (unless waived);
  • Resume;
  • Transcript from each college or university attended;
  • LSAT fromor after June 2010;
  • One letter of recommendation or evaluation;
  • Personal statement; and
  • Conduct explanation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    71536 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 71536 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    71536 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 71536 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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