Privacy Law, Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Privacy Law, open to all JD students, gives students the opportunity to deepen their knowledge and develop their expertise in the field of privacy law.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Required LAW Courses

Complete at least two courses totaling at least 6 credits from the following:6
Data Privacy Compliance in the 21st Century
Information Privacy Law
Information Security Law
Internet Law

Required Non-LAW Courses

Complete at least two courses totaling at least 6 credits from the following list:6
Information Ethics
AI Ethics
Cyberlaw: Privacy, Ethics, and Digital Rights
Special Topics in Privacy Law
Perspective on Journalism Ethics
Introduction to Health Informatics and Health Information Systems
Data Management in Healthcare
Personal Health Interface Design and Development
Science, Technology, and Public Policy
Social Networks
Security and Resilience Policy
Big Data for Cities
Data-Driven and Technology-Enabled Value Creation in Digital Economy
Marketing Research
Digital Marketing
Consumer Behavior

Additional Requirements

Co-op Requirement:  Students must complete at least one co-op related to the certificate topic.

Writing Requirement:  Students must complete a piece of substantial writing that meets the requirements of the JD upper-level rigorous writing requirement and that has a clear connection to the certificate topic.

For additional information on requirements associated with this certificate, please consult the JD program's Student Information Handbook.

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

12 total credit hours required, including at least 6 credits of LAW courses and at least 6 credits of non-LAW courses.

Students must receive a passing grade in all courses and satisfactorily complete all other requirements.