12 months
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49038 USD/year
49038 USD/year
29358 USD/year
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About

With many popular areas of focus, the Laws LLM program from Arizona State University is perfect for legal professionals with JDs looking to expand their knowledge or specialize in a new legal field. The program offers a one-year master's degree, full- and part-time options, and both fall and spring starts.

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Overview

The Laws LLM program from Arizona State University  allows one year of post-JD study tailored to the scholarly and practice interests of participating students. Study is available in a variety of areas in which the law school holds particular strength.

With more than 250 unique courses to choose from each year, the 24-credit hour Master of Laws program is customized to meet students' career goals with focus on popular areas of study. The graduate program is flexible with fall and spring starts as well as full-time and part-time options. In order to be admitted to the Master of Laws program, applicants must have completed a JD degree or a law degree at a foreign institution that would qualify an applicant to practice law.

Focus areas include:

  • business law
  • criminal law
  • entrepreneurship law and strategy
  • health law
  • Indian gaming
  • Indian law
  • international law
  • international rule of law and security
  • law and sustainability
  • patent practice
  • science and technology law
  • tribal self-governance: 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminal Law
  • Torts
  • Civil Procedure
  • Legal Method & Writing
  • Constitutional Law 
  • Legal Advocacy
  • Contract Law
  • US Law and Legal Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a Juris Doctor degree in the U.S. or a law degree at a foreign institution that would qualify the applicant to practice law or pursue license to practice in that country.

All applicants must submit:

  • completed LLM application form and application fee
  • official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • explanations to affirmative answers to any conduct questions
  • resume, not exceeding three typed pages
  • statement of interest, not exceeding 1,250 words (double-spaced, typed pages)
  • two letters of recommendation
  • writing sample
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49038 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    49038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49038 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    29358 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29358 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Phoenix

900 - 1450 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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