Master of Jurisprudence in Healthcare Compliance - Curriculum
Candidates for the Master of Jurisprudence degree in Healthcare Compliance must satisfactorily complete four full academic semesters for a total of at least 30 credit hours. Students may enroll in additional coursework with additional approval from the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs.
Consideration for a spring start is possible; please submit a resume to be considered to firstname.lastname@example.org.
An option is available to complete the program in 3 years with a reduced course load. Email email@example.com or call 727-562-7654 to review your options.
- Overview of Legal System (2 credits)*
- Fundamentals of Contract Law (2 credits)*
- Health Care Programs and Benefits (2 credits)
*J.D. degree holders will take alternative courses/projects to substitute for these courses.
- Ethics and Professionalism (2 credits)
- Compliance 101 (3 credits)
- Risk Management in Healthcare Programs (3 credits)
- Legal Research (1 credit)
- Healthcare Organizational Culture of Compliance and Ethics (2 credits)
- Understanding Healthcare Payment Systems and Reimbursements (2 credits)
- Technology in Healthcare Compliance (2 credits)
- Human Resource and Management Issues (2 credits)
- Fraud and Abuse 1: Kickbacks, Stark, False Claims (3 credits)
- Fraud and Abuse 2: Tax and Antitrust (2 credits)
- Fraud and Abuse 3: EMTALA and HIPAA (2 credits)