Law, LL.M. | The Ohio State University | Columbus, United States
12 months
52143 USD/year
47048 USD/year
32456 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Master of Laws (LLM) Program draws upon the excellence in teaching and research at the best law school in Ohio and one of the best public law schools in the U.S.


The LLM Law program at The Ohio State University is designed for foreign law graduates and foreign lawyers who wish to advance their legal education and careers in a stimulating academic environment.

What you will learn

The LLM program features a career-oriented curriculum with combined offerings of doctrinal courses in major legal practice areas and experiential learning courses. The program equips LLM candidates with essential lawyering skills and real-life work experience to meet the demand of the global legal market.

LLM students also have the opportunity to sharpen their legal analysis, research, and writing skills through a broad array of seminar courses and participation in a number of journals.

Programme Structure

Concentrations include:
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate Law
  • Intellectual Property and Technology Law
  • International and Comparative Law
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Employment and Labor Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • obtained an LL.B. from a foreign country; or
  • completed in a foreign country the university based legal education required to take the equivalent of the bar examination in that foreign country; or
  • qualified to practice law in a foreign country; or
  • the equivalent thereof as determined by the LLM Admissions Committee.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52143 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52143 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    47048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47048 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    32456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32456 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbus

940 - 1520 USD /month
Living costs

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


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