Arizona State University-Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law Online MLS Program

Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law has been recognized by US News and World Report as #25 in their Best Law Schools rankings. Arizona State University offers an online Master of Science in Legal Studies for students with a bachelor’s degree. The program requires 30 credits and can be completed in just 12 months. The program focuses on an understanding of legal principles and how they are applied in practice in professional settings.

The MLS program is a customizable degree with five possible emphases:

  • HR & Employment Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Sports Law & Business
  • Sustainability Law
  • Criminal Law

Each concentration is four courses in a particular subject. Students may choose more than one concentration, or simply a general law track. Some classes are conducted in a cohort model. This means that students progress on a trajectory in concert with fellow students. The program as a whole, however, is not a cohort model. The program is 100% online and does not require any on campus visits.

Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law is accredited by The American Bar Association.

Arizona State University-Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law Online MLS Programs: Overview

Program Name: Online Master of Science Degree in Legal Studies

Online Program Structure: No Campus Visits Required

Program Options:

  • Part-time and Full-time
  • Asynchronous (one lecture a week at a set time)

Concentrations: None offered

Contact Information:

Program Length: 30 credits, accelerated 7.5 week sessions

Admission Requirements:

  • No Minimum GPA
  • Bachelor’s Degree with Transcript
  • Resume
  • Writing Sample
  • 1250 word Personal Statement
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

Disclaimers: Please contact the Program Coordinator to determine if the program is available for your state of residence.