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Master of Laws - American Legal Studies

Widener University-Delaware Law School

LL.M.
12 days
Duration
53600 USD/year
53600 USD/year
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About

The Master of Laws - American Legal Studies program at Widener University-Delaware Law School s designed for attorneys from the U.S. and abroad who seek to expand their knowledge in a specialized area of current practice—or who want to develop a new area of legal expertise. 

Overview

Delaware Law offers master of laws programs on its campus located in Wilmington, Delaware. There are several unique concentrations from which to choose. The master of laws program is designed for attorneys from the U.S. and abroad who seek in-depth training in their current specialized area of practice—or those who want to develop a new area of legal expertise.

Learning outcomes

Master of Laws - American Legal Studies students at Widener University-Delaware Law School who choose to complete a master of laws program at Delaware Law School in a seated class format, may enjoy campus life with our on-campus housing, access to exercise facilities, involvement in student clubs, and the opportunity to visit local courthouses and government.

Available only to foreign-educated students who have completed a first degree in law from an academically qualified non-U.S. law school. This concentration can help foreign-trained attorneys prepare for a bar exam and legal practice in the United States. LLM American Legal System and LLM Research, Writing, and Analysis courses are required, as well as Professional Responsibility.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contracts
  • Criminal Law
  • Federal Income Tax
  • Criminal Procedure I and II

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 days

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
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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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • ResumeThe applicant must submit a resume. There is no page limit.
  • Personal StatementThe applicant is required to submit a 2-page word statement of educational and professional goals, double-spaced, that will serve as both a statement of purpose and a writing sample. The thoughts and words of the statement must be uniquely those of the applicant. With the exception of basic proofreading, no other(s) may assist in the creation of this statement.
  • Letters of RecommendationThe applicant must submit two letters of recommendation addressing the applicant’s academic and professional potential. Letters of recommendation must identify you as a graduate program applicant.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    53600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53600 USD per year and a duration of 12 days.
  • National

    53600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53600 USD per year and a duration of 12 days.

Funding

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