Certificate in Business Law

The Certificate in Business Law is a formal recognition that a student has pursued a concentrated course of study in the field of business law.

The certificate requires a minimum of 14 credits of coursework in the area of business law. Students are required to earn a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better in all courses counted towards the certificate in business law.

 

REQUIRED COURSES - 7 CREDITS

  • BUS6235 Corporations and Other Business Associations (4)
  • BUS290 Securities Regulation (3)

 

ELECTIVES - 7 CREDITS

  • ADR6410 Alternative Dispute Resolution (3)
  • ADR6405 Arbitration (2)
  • TBD Bankruptcy (3)
  • GPP7823 Bankruptcy, Collections & Foreclosures (2)
  • ENV5365 Climate Change: The Power of Taxes (2)
  • GPP7810 Commercial Transactions (2)
  • BUS6226 Corporate Finance (2)
  • BUS6371 Cyber Security (3)
  • BUS245 Employment Law (3)
  • GPP7816 Employment Law/Pretrial Litigation (2)
  • ENV439 Environmental Economics (3)
  • ENV5229 Environmental Issues in Business Transactions (2)
  • FAM7710 Estates (4)
  • INT7411 French Corporate Law (1)
  • BUS255 Income Taxation (4)
  • BUS6260 Intellectual Property (2)
  • INT7416 International Business Transactions (3)
  • GPP7812 International Intellectual Property (2)
  • INT7428 International Regulation of Trade (3)
  • Intro to eLawyering (3)
  • Land Transactions and Finance (3)
  • Mediation Advocacy (2)
  • Negotiation (2)
  • Non-Profit Organizations (3)
  • Real Estate Transactions (2)
  • Representing Entrepreneurial Business (2)
  • Sales (2)
  • Secured Transactions (3)
  • Social Enterprise Law (2)
  • White Collar Crime (3)

 

WRITING

  • The student's AWR, IRP, externship or clinic must be (1) on a business related topic and (2) reviewed by the Certificate in Business Law director.