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Master of LAw - Urban Affairs

University of Missouri - Kansas City

LL.M.
24 months
Duration
18504 USD/year
17886 USD/year
6928 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

he School of Law offers three graduate study programs in law leading to the master of laws degree: the LL.M. (Taxation); the LL.M. (Urban Affairs); and the LL.M. in Lawyering. The LL.M in Lawyering  permits students to emphasize their study in one of eight emphasis areas or in an areas of the student’s choice based on the curriculum.

Overview

Graduates will be able to demonstrate expert knowledge of the basic history, doctrines, and procedures of the law relevant to state and local government law, land use, and urban planning law.  Within these general parameters, students will have developed and completed an individualized plan of ongoing learning that meets their professional goals.  Students will have a written plan of study with a professional goal statement, concrete learning outcomes, and a timeline for completion.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Lawyers and Dispute Resolution
  • Construction Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Land Use Law
  • Law And The American Indian

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

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.
2.7
3 (recommended)

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.
80
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).
5.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission to the LL.M. in Lawyering requires a degree in law which may be a bachelor’s degree, an LL.B., a juris doctor or some other law degree from an accredited or similarly recognized institution. The LL.M. in Lawyering does not have a minimum GPA requirement, but academic performance is a significant consideration in the admissions decision. If the law degree was obtained at an institution where the language of instruction is not English, the applicant must also demonstrate English competency through either the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examinations and in an admissions interview. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18504 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    17886 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17886 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    6928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6928 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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