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Liberty University – Online Juris Master in American Legal Studies2018-02-07T16:35:03+00:00

Liberty University – Online Juris Master in American Legal Studies

Program Overview

According to Liberty University:

Liberty University’s Juris Master in American Legal Studies program is offered completely online. Since there is a growing need for professionals familiar with the intricacies of American law because of the country’s legal influence on institutions around the world, this degree will provide you with the qualification to meet those needs. It will build on your current knowledge and skills by giving you an in-depth study and understanding of American law. Through this program, you will learn the fundamental principles of American constitutional law and develop a greater understanding of the influence of American government and how it interacts with global enterprises. Career options for graduates of the program include legal educator, local politician and office administrator.

At a Glance

URL http://www.liberty.edu/online/masters/american-legal-studies/

Total credit hours

30

Tuition per credit                 

Tuition and fees

Full-time/part-time/accelerated                 

Full-time/part-time

Admission requirements

According to Liberty University, to be eligible for admission to the Master of Legal Studies program, applicants must fulfill the following requirements:

  • A $40.00, non-refundable, application fee will be assessed at time of application (waived for service members and veterans).
  • Fax/scan unofficial college transcripts. Please Note: Unofficial transcripts can be used for acceptance purposes with the submission of a transcript request form.Mail official college transcripts (sealed, unopened copy). Regionally or Nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 for admission in good standing. Students with a GPA less than 3.0 may be considered for admission on caution. Students admitted on Caution into certain Academic Programs must take and pass GRST 500 – Introduction to Graduate Writing. Applicants who have earned a master’s degree or at least 12 graduate credits from an accredited institution may be assessed on the basis of the master’s-level degree work.
  • Admission to this program requires the submission of a professional vita/resume.
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