Legal Environment Administrative

School of Administrative Science
Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies

Florham Campus and Metropolitan Campus
Locations throughout New Jersey


Legal Environment Administration (18 credits)

The modern public, private and non-profit organization is greatly impacted by our legal systems. This 18-credit, 6-course certificate program recognizes that the modern organizational leader needs to have a greater understanding of the way the legal system works as well as the latest legal trends that affect the workplace. This program studies current legal issues and their practical application to your workplace.

Choose six courses from the following:

MADS 6603* – Law & Administrative Practice
MADS 6607 – Collective Bargaining & Contract Administration
MADS 6620* – Human Resources Systems: Approaches & Techniques for the Modern Workplace
MADS 6635 – Legal Research Methods & Analysis
MADS 6641 – Contemporary Legal Issues
MADS 6695*§ – Advanced Employment Law
MADS 6708* – Special Topics: Administrative Research

*Also available in online modality

§ Formerly ST: MADS 6611

For more information about graduate certificates and the Master of Administrative Science program, please contact:

Lorraine S. Nienstedt
Assistant Director,
School of Administrative Science
Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies
201-692-7172 or 7171(Voice)
201-692-7179 (Fax)

International students please contact:

New Jersey, USA FDU campus,
Office of International Admission

Vancouver, Canada FDU campus
Admissions Office
Tel:1-877-338-8002 Toll Free (U.S. and Canada)