The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law's, fully online graduate certificates in Health Law & Policy, are the result of an innovative collaboration between expert faculty across law, and the health science colleges with international industry leaders. 

All of the certificate credits can be applied to the Master of Legal Studies, upon acceptance into the program.



months or less to complete


online & asynchronous courses*


colleges represented

Health Law & Policy courses are developed in collaboration with faculty across the University of Arizona in Law, Business, Engineering, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Science as well as with global companies. The courses include expertise from leaders in the field at the Critical Path Institute, Dignity Health, NYU Grossman School of Medicine, Roche Tissue Diagnostics, and many others.

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*speaker series included for graduate certificate in regulatory science

Health Law for Health Professionals

Health Law

Acquire a fundamental understanding of the laws, regulations, and ethics surrounding the health care industry.

Explore the Health Law for Health Professionals Certificate

Regulatory Science

Receive specialized training in how to accelerate the development of medical products through greater understanding of the ethics, policies, and regulations governing regulatory science in the United States and abroad.  

Explore the Regulatory Science Certificate

Aging Law and Policy

Improve your understanding of the legal and ethical issues that intersect with caring for an older population and supporting healthy aging.

Explore the Aging Law and Policy Certificate

Health Information, Privacy, Compliance, and Data Security

Provides students with a strong foundation in the governing laws, cybersecurity measures, data analysis and use, and management issues associated with health information privacy.

Explore the Health Information, Privacy, Compliance, and Data Security Certificate

Health Law Students & Alumni

Our students and alumni represent a strong and diverse range of backgrounds, as most students have five or more years of experience as administrators, executives, clinicians, research scientists and entrepreneurs. They practice at a range of organizations from academic medical centers, health systems, consulting agencies, biotech companies, insurance companies to long-term care facilities from across the country and around the world. 

In addition, many graduate students at the University of Arizona pursue a Health Law Certificate in combination with another degree.

"This program is beneficial for a wide range of students and working professionals wanting to further their regulatory knowledge. In particular, pharmacy students who are interested in both regulatory science and the pharmaceutical industry should consider this program"

Michael Abrahamson, PharmD, RPh

Alumnus, Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Science

"This program was perfect for me as a non-lawyer who encounters legal issues almost daily in the healthcare setting."

Rebeca Lopez, MBA

Alumnus, Graduate Certificate in Health Law for Health Professionals

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University of Arizona Law's Health Law & Policy Program regularly hosts free professional development & networking events with global companies and leaders share their experiences in navigating complex legal, ethical, and regulatory issues in healthcare. All are welcome! 



University of Arizona Law maintains some of the lowest tuition rates in the country because we believe that cost shouldn't keep anyone from receiving a high-quality legal education. Contact us to learn more about financial aid and scholarship opportunities. 

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Transforming legal education to meet the needs of the future health workforce