Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law Online MLS Program

Drexel University-Thomas R. Kline School of Law online Master of Legal Studies is a 30-semester-credit program that may be completed entirely online or supplemented with live courses, either full-time or part-time. Students can complete a general MLS with a concentration. The program requires 30 semester credits to complete. All courses taught by the Kline School of Law faculty, including coursework and study concentrations, can be customized to fit your professional experience. Drexel University’s School of Law was ranked #112 by US News Best Law Schools Ranking.

The program is designed for professionals to gain an in-depth understanding of how the law applies to the field in which they work. You may complete a general Master of Legal Studies or choose a concentration in one or two of the following areas:

  • Criminal Law
  • Cyber Security and Information Privacy Compliance
  • Entrepreneurship and Law
  • Financial Regulatory Compliance
  • Health Care Compliance
  • Human Resources Compliance
  • NCAA Compliance and Sports Law

Students may choose up to two concentrations. Certificates are also available for several of the concentration areas. Alternatively, you may choose to pursue general legal studies without a concentration.

Drexel University-Thomas R. Kline School of Law is accredited by the The American Bar Association.

Drexel University- Thomas R. Kline School of Law Online MLS Program: Overview

Program Name
Master of Legal Studies

Online Program Structure
No Campus Visits Required

Program Options

  • Part-time and Full-time
  • Asynchronous — The courses are broken down into Modules, usually one-week in duration, and your work for a given Module, including viewing lectures, participating in discussions and submitting assignments, must be completed during that time frame.

Concentrations

  • Criminal Law
  • Cyber Security and Information Privacy Compliance
  • Entrepreneurship and Law
  • Financial Regulatory Compliance
  • Health Care Compliance
  • Human Resources Compliance
  • NCAA Compliance and Sports Law

Concentrations are also available as certificates.

Contact Information

Program Length
30 credits, typically 18 months

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or comparable institution out of the US
  • Resume
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • 500 Word Essay

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