The Master of Laws program, offered by The University of Iowa, requires that students successfully complete a minimum of 24 s.h. of credit, as approved by their faculty advisor. Course work is selected from the College of Law's general course offerings and from LL.M.-specific courses.
Legal Practice Track: For foreign-trained jurists who seek a comparative introduction to, and specific training, in aspects of United States law and legal institutions, and a path to state bar admission. Students benefit from the College of Law's legal analysis, writing, and research course, and core courses including contracts, property, torts, and professional responsibility. An extended orientation provides an introduction to United States law.
Research Track: For foreign-trained jurists or graduates of J.D. programs in the United States who wish to deepen their understanding of law and are interested in research. The program encourages close collaboration with renowned experts in comparative law; anti-competition law; law and economics; law and society; international law, including the law pertaining to international business transactions and/or human rights; and business and innovation.
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- Intro to Law & Legal Reasoning
- Legal Analysis Writing & Research
- Civil Procedure
- Constitutional Law
- Criminal Law
- 12 months
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DisciplinesLegal Studies Master of Laws (LLM) View 133 other Masters in Legal Studies in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Apply online with LSAC
- Statement of Purpose: The statement of purpose form is part of the online application. All applicants must complete the statement of purpose
- Letters of Recommendation
- Official Transcripts
- TOEFL or IELTS
- Financial Statement
International27450 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27450 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National29719 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 29719 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
In-State25492 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25492 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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