• Health Law Institute Summer Term

    Course Offerings

    Health Care Compliance Institute

    (3 credits, approved for 35 Standard CLE Credits)
    Students may also take this course as part of the Online Health Care Compliance Certificate Program.

    Lead Faculty: Barbara Colombo, Senior Fellow, Health Care Compliance Certificate Director, Health Law Institute, Hamline University School of Law.

    Biotechnology Policy

    (2 credits, Approved for 21 Standard CLE credits)
    Faculty: Nanette Elster, Vice President, Spence & Elster, PC; Lecturer, Neiswanger Institute

    Elder Law

    (2 credits, Approved for 23.5 Standard CLE credits)
    Faculty: Suzy Scheller, Counselor at Law, Scheller Legal Solutions, LLC; Past Chair, MSBA Elder Law Section

    Full Course Descriptions

    Course Requirements

    • Students must attend all class sessions and complete advance reading assignments.
    • Degree-seeking students must submit a written paper or complete a take-home examination after classes end as specified in each course syllabus.
    • Students may take one or more courses. No course requires a prerequisite.

    Course Materials

    All courses require completion of a reading assignment prior to the first class meeting. Syllabi for all courses are made available the first week of May and include a list of the text/course materials which you need to purchase for each course. The advance reading assignment is provided prior to the start of each course.

    Registration

    • Law/Graduate Students: Degree-seeking students currently enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school should complete Part A of the application form and return it with a letter from their school's registrar reflecting their status as a student in good standing with permission to take the Hamline course(s) as a visiting student. NOTE: Hamline Law students do not need a letter of good standing from the registrar.
    • Attorneys: Attorneys may apply by completing Part B of the application form, which grants them special student status. CLE and Rule 114 credits will be granted upon completion of each course.
    • Others: Other professionals may apply by completing Part C of the application form. To be considered, applicants must furnish an official transcript of undergraduate or graduate course work.

    Applications are accepted on a first-come/first-registered basis. Students will receive confirmation of enrollment via email. We reserve the right to cancel any course that does not meet minimum enrollment requirements.

    Tuition

    Degree or certificate-seeking students: $1,260 per credit
    Audit Students: $630 per credit
    Online Health Care Compliance Certificate tuition: $930 per academic credit

    Nonrefundable application deposit: $150 per course
    The deposit will be deducted from the total tuition amount and only returned if you are not accepted into the course or the course is canceled. The balance of the tuition is due one week prior to the first class session for each course after which no refund will be made.

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    Applications are accepted on a first-come/first-registered basis. Students will receive confirmation of enrollment via email. We reserve the right to cancel any course that does not meet minimum enrollment requirements.

    Housing

    Many on and off campus housing options are available for Institute students.