Intellectual Property (Graduate Certificate)

Intellectual Property (Graduate Certificate)

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The Graduate Certificate is designed for lawyers, students, business executives, patent or trademark practitioners, technology managers or professionals who want to gain substantial knowledge and practical skills through academic coursework.

With more than 40 years of experience as an IP leader, UNH Law and the Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property boast a talented faculty, a global network of influential IP practitioners, and a rich array of IP resources and programs. Take advantage of one of the most comprehensive IP curricula in the country and immerse yourself in a broad range of cutting-edge IP issues.

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Curriculum & Requirements

Residential Candidate Requirements
LIP 894American Legal Process and Analysis I3
Electives are selected from a list provided by the Program Director.12
Online Candidate Requirements
LIP 944Fundamentals of Intellectual Property3
LIP 954Patent Law3
LIP 961Patent Practice and Procedure I3
LIP 962Patent Practice and Procedure II3
Electives are selected from a list provided by the Program Director.3

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  • Available as a residential program and online
  • Program start date in August
  • Certificate must be completed in one semester
  • Apply at LSAC or through UNH Law
  • Bar track not available

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