Certificate Programs and Concentrations
To respond to the increased demand for specialized legal skills, CUA Law offers ten options for study in specialized areas of practice. Certificate programs and concentrations offer different levels of specialized legal training, but either path distinguishes the graduate as especially practice-ready in their chosen area of interest.
Admission to one of the law school’s certificate programs represents the most rigorous specialized legal education offered at CUA Law. Each program has developed its own academic criteria, which supplement the general JD program. Certification from these well-connected and highly regarded Institutes offers graduates a significant career competitive edge.
CUA Law offers certificate programs in the following practice areas:
CUA Law offers concentrations in the following practice areas:
Students who are not enrolled in one of the certificate programs or concentrations can choose from a wide array of elective courses to design an academic plan that is tailored to their educational and professional objectives.