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Certification & Non-Degree Programs

DePaul Law is dedicated to making legal education accessible to a diverse array of students and professionals with varied career aspirations and backgrounds.  We offer the following certification and non-degree programs, distinct from our traditional degree programs, to advance your career and broaden your expertise:

  • Online Certificate in Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Law: DePaul University’s College of Law and Jarvis College of Computing and Digital Media have partnered to meet the fast-growing market need for highly skilled data privacy, risk management and compliance professionals by offering a unique, interdisciplinary Certificate in Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Law. Open to both legal, technology and other professionals, this innovative program is one of the first in the country to offer foundational training in both technology and law.  
  • Health Care Compliance Certification Program:  DePaul College of Law is one of only a dozen law school programs in the nation that is accredited by the Compliance Certification Board (CCB). JD, MLS and LLM students who complete the course requirements are eligible to sit for any of the CCB’s certification exams for up to a year after graduation, without any additional continuing education or professional work experience requirements.
  • Dignity Health Certificate in Health law and Compliance:  The Certificate in Health Law and Compliance, co-developed with one of the largest health systems in the U.S., familiarizes health care professionals with the most significant and applicable concepts and principles in health law and policy. Participants will learn to identify and apply legal rules, get to know essential terms, and describe the structure of laws relating to American healthcare. This 8-week course translates theory into real-world examples, enabling participants to spot issues in a complicated and shifting legal and regulatory environment.