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Estate Planning

The John Marshall Law School

12 months
1500 USD/credit
1500 USD/credit
1200 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The MJ in Estate Planning at The John Marshall Law School offers aspiring professionals the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and their marketability in the field of estate planning.


Financial planners, personal financial advisors, and wealth counselors will study the core estate planning fundamentals of this dynamic area. Studying in the MJ program will ultimately sharpen your ability to structure tax-efficient transactions that best suits your clients’ estates.

Learning outcomes

Estate Planning curriculum at The John Marshall Law School remains timely, focused, and relevant in the field of estate planning. MJ candidates will benefit from our transactional approach to estate planning which will help you develop a comprehensive knowledge of the area. You will also benefit by acquiring new skills that will enable you to think analytically and critically in this fast-paced field. We take pride in the depth and breadth of the materials covered in our curriculum. Our faculty is committed to providing you with an outstanding educational experience.

Our curriculum emphasizes the identification of issues and prepares you to apply the law creatively to meet the client's goals. Courses are taught by experienced estate planning practitioners who are engaged in the cutting-edge aspects of their specific fields of expertise.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Legal Analysis
  • Substantive Law Overview
  • Tax Accounting
  • Estate Planning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed JD Application
  • Application Fee: The application fee has been waived.
  • International Supplement Form
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS Test Scores
  • Official Transcripts
  • Letter of Recommendation (academic/professional reference in English)
  • Personal Statement
  • Updated Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Photocopy of valid, biographical passport page

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    1200 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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