The M.L.S. Program: Professional Advancement through the Study of Law


Our Master of Legal Studies degree is specially designed for professionals who need to understand the law but not become practicing attorneys.

The Master of Legal Studies program is designed for professionals who are looking to advance their career through the study of law. It is ideal for non-lawyers in any field – from the private, nonprofit or government sectors – who need to understand and navigate law, regulation, disputes or attorneys.

The Part-Time option is for students working full time looking for a flexible program.

The Full-Time option is for students recently out of undergraduate or on an F-1 Visa.

The program has eight specializations to choose from: Business Law; Employment & Human Resources Law; Entertainment & Media Law; Environmental Law; Government & National Security Law; Health Law & Policy; Law & Technology; and Public Interest Law. Students can also customize their curriculum to suit their professional interests.

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