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Tribal Policy, Law, and Government

Arizona State University

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

The Tribal Policy, Law, and Government LLM program from Arizona State University is designed for lawyers and law school graduates who desire to work on issues related to tribal law and federal Indian law at the professional and academic levels.

Overview

What you will study

The Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law is a leading institution in producing graduates specializing in Indian law. The College of Law is also home to the nationally known Indian Legal Program, established in 1988.

The Tribal Policy, Law, and Government LLM program from Arizona State University provides students with a detailed understanding of the nature of tribal government and of law and policy development within the domestic federal structure. Candidates benefit from the extensive resources committed to the Indian legal program, including a director and staff and an Indian law clinic with its own full-time director and staff.

The core curricular offerings focus on domestic tribal law, federal Indian law and American institutions of law and government. The program explores the expression of domestic law within contemporary administrative, governmental and judicial institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Resources
  • Indian Gaming
  • Tribal Law and Government
  • Economic Development in Indian Country
  • Contemporary Issues in Tribal Economic Development
  • Indian Law and Taxation
  • Federal Advocacy for the Tribal Client

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

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 College of Law English proficiency requirements.
  • A JD degree or law degree at a foreign institution that would qualify the applicant to practice law or pursue license to practice in that country and have submitted a complete application to the program.

Applicants are encouraged to apply electronically through https://www.lsac.org. For an application to be considered complete, it must include the following:

  • the completed LLM application form
  • the required application fee
  • a resume that does not exceed three, typed pages
  • a statement of interest that does not exceed 1,250 words, typed and double-spaced
  • transcripts from all institutions attended, including the transcript showing that the bachelor's degree and law degree were conferred
  • two letters of recommendation
  • a writing sample

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49038 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 49038 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

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

    29358 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29358 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Phoenix

900 - 1450 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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