Graduate Programs in Health Law and Compliance | Albany Law School
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Our program is designed to equip those employed, or seeking employment, in the health care field, with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the dynamic world of health care. Students pursuing the Health Law concentration take courses that permit them to understand the basic laws that impact the health care industry and the complex laws and regulations that govern the operation of the health care industry.

Master’s Degree (100% online)

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Complete in a little over a year
  • Dual degree options available

LL.M. Degree (100% online)

  • JD or LL.B. required
  • Complete in one year
  • Dual degree options available

Certificate Program (100% online)

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Complete in as little as 3 months


Online Master’s Degree (30 credits), LL.M. Degree (24 credits), Certificate (9 credits):

For course descriptions, contact

  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Compliance Skills: Auditing, Investigating, Reporting
  • Healthcare Compliance
  • Public Health Law
  • Malpractice
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Long Term and Post-Acute Care: Legal, Policy, and Compliance Challenges
  • Mental Health Law
  • Conducting Investigations: Law and Practice
  • Strategic Approaches to Public Health Law and Compliance
  • False Claims Act
  • Anti-Kickback and Stark Act
  • Workplace Safety in the Healthcare Setting
  • Human Experimentation (Rules and Regulations)
  • Pharmaceutical Industry (Federal Sunshine Act)
  • Long Term Care Compliance

Elective Courses (sampling):

For full list of electives, or for course descriptions email

Any course from one of our other online concentrations. Including:

  • Technology & Financial Markets: FinTech & Big Data
  • Cybersecurity Law and Policy
  • The Compliance Officer: Risk Management and Compliance

Student Life in the Online Graduate Programs