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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

LawShelf Educational Media | Evaluated Learning Experience

Insurance Law (COM-302)


Various (self-study, self-paced).

Various; distance learning format.

June 2021 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: explain the role of insurance in the economy and legal landscape; list and explain the roles of many types of insurance; describe the process of filing and completing insurance claims; define the various types of life insurance and differentiate between them; and apply many state and federal laws that regulate the insurance industry.


The Insurance Law course looks at the rules that govern many kinds of insurance and introduces students to the purposes that insurance fulfills and the regulatory landscape against which it is governed. It covers the regulation of insurance and discussions of many types of insurance, including health, life, fire, casualty, and automobile insurance.

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Insurance Education, or Automobile, Personal and Commercial Insurance Laws (6/21).