Graduate Certificate, MSJ, or LLM?

Are you interested in gaining a solid foundation in the legal and regulatory aspects of your industry to enhance your effectiveness and marketability? Offering programs for attorneys and non-attorneys, one of our 3 graduate programs is right for you.

With as little as a 24-week commitment to complete the Graduate Certificate, or a 2-year commitment for the MSJ or LLM, you will find our 8-week courses are designed for the working professional. You can study health law, pharmaceutical law, intellectual property, privacy and cybersecurity, or financial services. Customize your area of study with our innovative elective courses and let one of our online graduate programs help you reach your professional goals. 

After completion of our graduate programs, you can expect to have the increased knowledge in law and compliance to take your professional career to the next level. With a minimum requirement of a bachelor’s degree, you can choose a program below, or just one course, and apply today!

Online Graduate Certificates

  1. Designed for lawyers or non-lawyers
  2. Courses begin several times a year
  3. Courses conducted exclusively online
  4. Can be completed in as little as 24 weeks
  5. Certificate students may apply all nine credits to the MSJ degree program
  6. Concentrations available in:
    1. Financial Services Compliance,
    2. Health & Hospital Law,
    3. Intellectual Property Law,
    4. Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law & Compliance,
    5. Privacy Law &Cyber Security
  7. Applications for our law school online are accepted on a rolling basis


Master of Science in Jurisprudence (MSJ) Degree

  1. Master's degree in Law designed for non-lawyers
  2. 31 credit online MSJ degree
  3. Graduate School Admission Exam not required. (GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT)
  4. No residency requirement to complete the degree
  5. Can be completed part-time in as little as 2 years
  6. MSJ concentrations available in:
    1. General Legal Studies,
    2. Financial Services Compliance,
    3. Health & Hospital Law,
    4. Intellectual Property Law,
    5. Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law & Compliance,
    6. Privacy Law &Cyber Security
  7. Online MSJ degree elective courses can be taken online or in-person at the Law School, with convenient evening classes for working professionals
  8. Begin our Master’s degree in Law any time of year by taking up to three Online Certificate courses (nine credits) before matriculating into the Master of Jurisprudence program
  9. Applications for our law school online are accepted on a rolling basis


Master of Laws (LLM) Degree

  1. Master's degree in Law designed for lawyers
  2. Applicants must have a JD or foreign equivalent
  3. 24 credit LLM degree 
  4. Begin the program any time of year
  5. LLM concentrations available in: Financial Services Compliance, Health Law  or Intellectual Property Law
  6. Transfer up to six credits from our Graduate Certificate program
  7. Applications for our LLM accepted on a rolling basis


Division of Online Learning

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