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Earn an MLS Degree Online: Why earning a Masters in Compliance and Risk Management is Your Next Big Move

Compliance efforts in every organization are critical for effective work. They not only ensure the company follows the regulations within their industry, but that the organization does not undergo any ethical misconduct. Seattle University offers a valuable program – a Master of Legal Studies – in compliance and risk management. By the end of our …

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Masters Degree Focused on Financial Compliance

Earning a Masters Degree focused on Financial Compliance with Cynthia Scott

Kelli Rodriguez Currie, the Director of International and Graduate studies at Seattle University School of Law, is a 2014 alumna who earned her JD in sports administration and leadership. She comes from a compliance background, specializing in collegiate athletics compliance, and approaches with an academic perspective. Guest Speaker Cynthia Scott, however, approaches with a practical …

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Compliance Post-Dobbs

Navigating Privacy and Compliance Post-Dobbs Ruling

The recent Supreme Court ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization that overturned the landmark case Roe v. Wade has also effectively overturned constitutional protections for access to abortion. The political landscape is, naturally, embroiled in controversy. But what about the individual and the way this decision impacts our already-beleaguered hope for data privacy?  …

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Future of Compliance

The Future of Compliance: Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Compliance with Professor Darren Hayes

Guest speaker Darren Hayes joined Seattle University’s Kelli Rodriguez Currie to discuss the expanding future of cybersecurity compliance and how Seattle U’s Online Master of Legal Studies program, specifically with a concentration in cybersecurity compliance, primes you for success in this expanding field.  Darren is a leading expert in the field of digital forensics, intelligence, …

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Regulatory Compliance in Healthcare

Expand Your Knowledge of Regulatory Compliance in Healthcare

Getting your master’s degree has two main benefits: expanding your knowledge and expanding your career. According to the Bureau Labor of Statistics, the earnings increase from the bachelor’s level to the master’s level is approximately 20%. In addition, a master’s degree can make you an expert in the field you’re passionate about. When it comes …

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Julie DiMauro

Accomplished Adjunct Professor Julie DiMauro Has Nothing But Praise for Seattle U

Director of Compliance Programs and Training at Compliance Week, Julie DiMauro works in the financial services regulatory compliance arena, creates compliance training courses, served as a contributing editor for the FCPA Blog, is co-chair of the corporate governance committee of the Financial Women’s Association, and has many more accomplishments to her name. Yet perhaps the …

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Leader in Corporate Compliance

Learn from a Leader in Corporate Compliance, Meta’s Rashelle Tanner

Seattle University School of Law’s Master of Legal Studies program (MLS) in Compliance and Risk Management teaches you all the skills and knowledge needed to protect businesses from legal risks. You may choose between four relevant concentrations to tailor your degree to your personal career goals – one of which is corporate compliance.  Students grasp …

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Future of Risk Management

The Future of Risk Management: How an Online Master’s Can Prepare You

Since 2000, the number of people aged 25 and over whose highest degree was a master’s has doubled to 21 million. Is it the path for you? If you’re in risk management and compliance, it may very well be. The future of risk management and compliance is apparent in the advancement of technology and how …

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Risk Management Career

How to Pivot Your Risk Management Career with Christian Kennedy

There are many reasons to consider pivoting your compliance and risk management career. Perhaps you are bored with your current industry or simply burned out. Maybe something else has sparked your interest, motivating you to transition to another business sector. Or perhaps a company in a different industry is recruiting you to join their team …

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Sungea Dawson

Sungea Dawson Found the Key to Succeeding in SU’s Online MLS Program

Sungea Dawson is an Adult Protective Service investigator who graduated from Seattle University School of Law’s Online MLS in Compliance and Risk Management program in December of 2021. Her job entails gathering information to investigate crimes against vulnerable adults, including allegations of neglect, abandonment, mental, and physical abuse, financial and personal exploitation, and more. It’s …

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