Concentration in Environmental Law

University of Maryland, College Park

Date Posted: Feb. 25, 2016
Submitted by: Monika Urbanski
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Discipline: Law & Legal Studies
Program Type: Specialization/Concentration/Emphasis
Distance: Local Only
Commitment: Full-Time


Students can receive formal recognition for completion of the Environmental Law Program's Concentration in Environmental Law. To be awarded this designation, students must earn a minimum of 17 credits through the program's three basic components-classroom, experiential learning and research and writing. The Environmental Law Certificate has been approved by the Maryland Higher Education Commission and students completing the requirements will be recognized by the environmental law community for possessing a level of expertise and specialization in the field. To qualify for a certificate of Concentration in Environmental Law, students will be required to complete 17 credits related to environmental law. Students must complete each of the required components listed below: Classroom, Experiential Learning, and Research & Writing. Students who are graduating and meet the requirements must submit this form to Bill Piermattei, Managing Director (wpiermattei@law. umaryland. edu) in room 488.

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