Javascript is currently not supported, or is disabled by this browser. Please enable Javascript for full functionality.

    Apr 18, 2024  
2014-2015 School of Law Bulletin 
2014-2015 School of Law Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

MSL General

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Academic Programs

In this concentration, students design their own subject matter concentration in consultation with their MSL program academic adviser.

MSL General Requirements

Requirements for Admission
All applicants must have earned a Bachelor’s Degree from an appropriately accredited college or university prior to matriculation and have a cumulative undergraduate grade point average which indicates probability of success in law study.
MSL Graduation Requirements
1)    Completion of required courses.
2)    Completion of 30 semester credits.
3)    Cumulative grade point average of 2.000 or above.
4)    Completion of all requirements within 60 months.

MSL In-Residence Foundations in Law

MSL Foundations in Problem-Solving

All MSL students complete 4 credits of foundations in problem-solving.

MSL General Electives

For this 17-credit subject matter concentration there are no requirements other than that the 17 credits be themed in a coherent way as agreed in advance by the student and the academic adviser. In addition, the student’s capstone project or seminar must relate to the theme of the student’s self-designed subject matter concentration. Students importing credits from other JD or graduate programs will not be permitted to utilize transfer credits to satisfy this general MSL concentration.

MSL In-Residence Capstone

In-residence MSL students may choose to enroll in a regularly scheduled law school seminar or complete a research action project for their capstone experience.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Academic Programs