Certificate in Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship

In order to attain the Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship Certificate, students need to complete at least 15 hours of course work: 5 hours of foundational coursework, 5 hours of advanced doctrinal coursework, and 5 hours of advanced experiential course work.  

Foundational Coursework (2 courses, totaling at least 5 credit hrs.):

LAW L746 Business Organizations I (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L801 Intellectual Property Law (3 credit hrs.)

Advanced Doctrinal Coursework (2 courses, totaling at least 5 credit hrs.):

LAW L747 Business Organizations II (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L806 Corporate Finance (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L808 Securities Regulation (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L820 Employment Discrimination (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L821 Computer Law (2 credit hrs.)
LAW L828 Trademark, Trade Name and Unfair Competition Law (3 hrs.)
LAW L836 Real Estate Transactions (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L840 Employment Law (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L849 Patent Law (2 credit hrs.)
LAW L850 Copyright Law (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L872 Federal Income Taxation of Corporations (2 credit hrs.)
LAW L873 Taxation of Partnerships (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L967 Law and Technology Seminar (2 credit hrs.) 
LAW L980 Income Taxation (3 credit hrs.)

Advanced Experiential Coursework (2 courses, totaling at least 5 credit hrs.):

LAW L843 Contract Drafting (3 credit hrs.)
LAW L867 Business Planning (2 or 3 credit hrs.)
LAW L880 Entrepreneurship (2 or 3 credit hrs.)
LAW L900 Externship (1-3 credit hrs., as approved by certificate director) 

Other appropriate courses offered by Loyola or other accredited American law schools may be approved by the associate dean for academic affairs for partial fulfillment of the requirements of the certificate program.

In order to receive the Certificate, students must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or better in the Certificate courses and an overall GPA of 2.5 or higher.