Education Law

Nova Southeastern University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
732 USD/credit
732 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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America's educational system is in flux. The challenges are being felt far and wide, including right here in your local school district. The nation's children are being impacted as teacher unions, academic institutions, financial aid providers, and government agencies enter into litigation.The Education Law program is offered by Nova Southeastern University.


Key facts:

The Master of Science in Education Law program offered by Nova Southeastern University provides education professionals an understanding of how the law and the field of education intersect. Education professionals in this field will have a basic understanding of various types of legal issues encountered in the workplace. Graduates of the program will display a legal vocabulary and knowledge of the reasoning process for various legal situations.

What these students in grades K-12 (and beyond) truly need, beside the opportunity for a good education, is an advocate, like you.

  • Obtain your Master of Science in Education Law degree in as little as two years
  • Study online, from the comfort of your own home
  • Be admitted without GRE or LSAT exam requirements

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Topics in School Liability
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • Civil Rights Law
  • Constitutional Law in the Classroom

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits



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.
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).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application. There is a $50 non-refundable application fee, which is payable at the time of application submission. 
  • Official transcripts showing conferred Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited university, and, if applicable, official transcripts from any and all college(s) attended (undergraduate and graduate level).
  • Applicants will be evaluated on their ability to work constructively with other professionals in an online environment. This includes, but is not limited to communicating effectively online or in person with faculty, staff and administrators at NSU.
  • A minimum of two years of work experience is required for the MS in Employment and MS in Health Law programs.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    732 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 732 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    732 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 732 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Education Law
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