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.
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.
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- Introduction to Legal Analysis
- Substantive Law Overview
- Tax Accounting
- Estate Planning
- 12 months
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DisciplinesTaxation View 132 other Masters in Taxation in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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
International1500 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1500 USD per credit during 12 months.
National1500 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1500 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State1200 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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