Agricultural and Food Law

University of Arkansas

LL.M. On Campus Online
12 months
28042 USD/year
28042 USD/year
10336 USD/year
Tuition fee
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 The LL.M. in Agricultural and Food Law at University of Arkansas is the first and only specialized degree program for attorneys interested in the study of agricultural law.


The Agricultural and Food Law program offered by University of Arkansas offers a full range of specialized classes in agricultural and food law. Courses are offered on a regular semester basis or condensed to allow for more concentrated study. 

During our LL.M. in Agricultural and Food Law from University of Arkansas students will:

  • participate through live-stream video-conferences
  • interact in flipped classes
  • tune in to recorded lectures
  • undertake guided online study. 
  • prepare to shape agricultural and food law and policy in the 21st century.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Agricultural and Food Law
  • Consumer interest in food
  • American agriculture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • J.D. or LL.B. degree from a fully accredited school in the United States or be admitted to a bar. 
  • Attorneys who have graduated from a law school in another country may be admitted upon the approval of the Graduate Legal Studies Admissions Committee. 
  • A law school grade-point average of 2.50 or higher on a 4.00 scale is required; 3.00 or higher is preferred.
  • Application form;
  • Admission statement or letter explaining the reasons why the applicant seeks to be admitted and demonstrating an interest in agricultural and/or food law;
  • Official copies of transcripts from all post-secondary educational institutions attended.
  • At least one letter of recommendation (two in the case of international students) from an individual who can attest to the applicant’s academic and professional abilities (this should be sent directly to the Director of the LL.M. Program).
  • A writing sample is optional, but will be considered if submitted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28042 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    28042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28042 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10336 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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Agricultural and Food Law
University of Arkansas