​General LLM with Concentration, LL.M. | University of San Diego | San Diego, United States
12 months
1960 USD/credit 47040 USD/year
1960 USD/credit 47040 USD/year
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The General LLM with Concentration program at University of San Diego is a professional development degree which provides attorneys with additional education in selected areas of study.


Key Program Features

The General LLM with Concentration program at University of San Diego is ideal for attorneys seeking in-depth training in an area of law in which they currently practice, as well as for those planning to develop a new area of practice.

  • Available concentrations include: Criminal Law, Employment and Labor Law, Environmental and Energy Law, and Intellectual Property Law
  • Candidates work closely with the Director to design a program of study that is to their greatest interest and benefit, as well as consistent with available School of Law resources
  • Available courses may be selected from the upper-division School of Law curriculum and are taught by our distinguished full-time and adjunct faculty
  • Not all concentrations are available each year; please contact Graduate and International Programs for information about specific concentration availability


  • Criminal Law
  • Employment and Labor Law
  • Environmental and Energy Law
  • Intellectual Property Law

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Corrections & Sentencing
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Death Penalty
  • E-Discovery Law
  • Evidence
  • Mental Health Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply online through the Law School Admissions Council (LSAC)
  • Official Law School Transcript(s)
  • Official Law School Class Rank
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  • Please submit a brief personal statement (1-3 pages) which addresses: the nature and extent of your legal background, other related professional experience, why you will be a successful candidate for this degree, how you plan to make use of your graduate degree, and any additional information you deem important
  • Two letters of Recommendation
  • International applicants are required to establish English competency through successful completion of an English language test (TOEFL or IELTS) 
  • Letter of Good Standing

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    47040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1960 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    47040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1960 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for San Diego

1400 - 2455 USD /month
Living costs

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


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