Pepperdine Caruso Law’s online Master of Legal Studies program is designed for professionals across industries who would benefit from understanding legal procedures and concepts but do not plan to become lawyers. No GRE/LSAT scores are required. Bachelor’s degree required.
Letter of recommendation
Statement of purpose
Caruso School of Law
Master of Legal Studies
12 or 24 Months
No LSAT, GMAT or GRE Required
The online Master of Legal Studies is designed to improve students’ expertise and capacity to understand legal issues, manage legal questions and controversies, and interact with lawyers, lawmakers, and the legal system.
Students will attend two residencies on Pepperdine’s beautiful campus in Malibu, California, where they will apply their newly acquired knowledge and network with faculty and classmates.
Students connect with Pepperdine Caruso School of Law faculty and classmates every week with live, face-to-face virtual classes. These small classes encourage lively debate through simulations and collaborative projects. Students complete weekly self-paced course work to inform discussion in class, incorporating diverse media and other interactive assignments.