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Health Law and Policy (M.S.)

Samford University

Our online two-year program prepares students for careers in health care compliance and more.


Cumberland School of Law Graduate Programs
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL, 35229, United States

What We Offer

Summary

The Master of Science in Health Law and Policy is a fully online 32-credit hour program offered by Cumberland School of Law and accredited by the Compliance Certification Board. Students complete two courses per term for five terms and one course in the second summer term. An on-campus orientation is required, but subsequent on-campus events are optional.


Academic Fields

Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General.
Health Law.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
Legal Professions and Studies, Other.

Degrees

Master's Degree, M.S., Master of Science in Health Law and Policy


Formats

Online or Distance

Keywords

Compliance, Healthcare Compliance, Regulatory Affairs, Health Law, Compliance Officer, HIPAA, Privacy Officer

Contacts

Laura Tomlin

Laura Tomlin
Director, Graduate and Professional Programs
laura.tomlin@samford.edu
laura.tomlin@samford.edu
205-726-2545

Who We're Looking For

Summary

This program seeks to admit a cohort of students each year who will complement one another in the rigorous online learning environment. The ideal applicant will demonstrate a commitment to academic and professional success along with a keen interest in health law and policy. Most successful applicants have some work experience in a health care setting and/or an undergraduate degree in a health care related field. Competitive applicants will be currently employed in a health care related field and an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.


Academic Backgrounds

American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence.
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator.
Health Law.
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