Curriculum: Master of Legal Studies

December 13, 2021
January 10, 2022
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The comprehensive course curriculum is designed to help you benefit from a sophisticated understanding of the U.S. Legal system.  The program will over two introductory courses and eight upper-level courses that concentrate on business-related subjects, building on and eventually supplementing, UC College of Law’s strength in business law.

The program will also help you to stay ahead of current legal trends and issues.  Many graduates of our online Masters in Legal Studies degree program advance in their current careers upon obtaining new skills and knowledge pertaining to the legal system.

Masters of Legal Studies Program Highlights:

  • Graduate in as few as 1.5 years taking 6 credits per semester for 5 total semesters
  • 30 total semester hours taught 100% online
  • Three enrollment periods each year: 1 fall, 1 spring, 1 summer
  • Curriculum combines cutting-edge theory with real-world application

Masters of Legal Studies Course Topics include:

  • Legal Research and Communication
  • American Legal System
  • Business Law
  • Risk Management
  • Cybersecurity Law
  • Privacy Law
  • Contracts: Negotiation, Formation & Interpretation
  • Administrative Law
  • Compliance
  • Employment Law
  • Capstone Experience

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