Business Law and Compliance - Certificate
The Certificate in Business Law and Compliance is designed for business professionals (including managerial positions involving contracting and negotiation, legal compliance, human resources, and risk assessment and mitigation) to deliver specialized legal training for compliance and an in-depth understanding of the changing complex legal aspects of business operations.
This graduate-level Certificate in Business Law and Compliance will prepare new and experienced business professionals to effectively address complex legal and policy challenges in the industry. Specifically, participants will be exposed to (i) important Federal and state laws, regulations and policies impacting business operations, and (ii) advances in theory and practice, as well as applications of law, regulation and policies through case studies through a module-based structure. Individuals who complete the program will be able to synthesize scenarios, practice, and legal regulation in the business operations, providing analysis or judgments for consideration to organizational leadership with a nuanced perspective.
The Certificate in Business Law and Compliance provides an industry-responsive curriculum with a focus on business law as it applies to policies, business, and economic factors. Courses are offered by asynchronous distance learning to provide a flexible schedule for working professionals. Interactive coursework includes case study assignments and regular interaction with classmates through zoom meetings, videos, audio casts, chat rooms, discussion boards, and group breakout sessions.
For more information, please go to law.tamu.edu.
This program is also approved for delivery via asynchronous distance education technology.
|Code||Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|Required Courses 1,2|
|LAW 619||Principles of Regulatory Law||2|
|LAW 621||Foundations of Business Law||2|
|LAW 764||Introduction to the United States Legal System||2|
|Select two of the following:||6|
|Intellectual Property Survey|
|Insurance Law and Risk Transfer|
|White Collar Crime|
|Foreign Corrupt Practices Act|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||12|
Students enrolled in the Masters of Jurisprudence degree program or the Master of Laws degree program at Texas A&M University School of Law and earning the Certificate in Business Law and Compliance concurrently with the degree program are required to take two additional elective courses in lieu of the required courses listed.
Students who are licensed to practice law in the United States or who hold a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an ABA-accredited law school are required to take two additional elective courses in lieu of the required courses listed.