Energy Law-Oil and Gas Law and Policy - Certificate

The 12-credit Certificate in Energy Law - Oil and Gas Law and Policy is designed for energy industry professionals (including experts who negotiate oil and gas and energy contracts and regulation of natural resources such as water and minerals) to deliver specialized legal training for an in-depth understanding of the industry’s changing complex legal and commercial aspects. 

Through a 10-month program, the graduate-level Certificate in Energy Law - Oil and Gas Law and Policy will prepare new and experienced energy industry professionals to effectively address complex legal and policy challenges in the energy, oil, and gas sector. Specifically, participants will be exposed to (i) important Federal and state laws, regulations and policies in the energy, oil, and gas sector, 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 energy, oil, and gas sector, providing analysis or judgments for consideration to organizational leadership with a nuanced perspective.

The Certificate in Energy Law - Oil and Gas Law and Policy provides an industry-responsive curriculum with a focus on energy, oil, and gas law as it applies to policies, business, and economic factors. This program is also approved for delivery via asynchronous distance education technology. 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.