University of New Hampshire

School of Law

School of Law

Diploma Certificate

Diploma in Commerce and Technology (DCT)

Diploma in Intellectual Property (DIP)

Who should apply for the Diploma?

The Diploma 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. The Diploma incorporates the same curriculum as the one-year program, but the student only completes 15 credits of study in one semester. (Diploma credits earned may qualify for LL.M. or Master degree.)

  • Available in residential program only
  • Admission in August or January
  • Requires 15 credits
  • Full-time only
  • Must complete Diploma in 1 semester
  • Apply by LSAC or our Website
  • Bar track not available
Intellectual Property
Commerce and Technology
American Legal Process and Analysis 1
2 credits
2  credits
E-Commerce and the Law


2 credits
Total Credits Needed
Total Elective Credits Needed
Total Credits for Diploma