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Online Master's Degrees in Law 2021

Found at the graduate level, a master’s degree enables students to focus their studies on a specific topic. These programs usually involve a research element and may take one or two years to complete. What is an online Master in Law? This degree may also be called a Master of Legal Studies. This type of program focuses on providing students with an understanding of how the legal system works… Read more

Found at the graduate level, a master’s degree enables students to focus their studies on a specific topic. These programs usually involve a research element and may take one or two years to complete.

What is an online Master in Law? This degree may also be called a Master of Legal Studies. This type of program focuses on providing students with an understanding of how the legal system works. In addition, it helps students to develop basic skills that are needed to work in a legal profession. Students may choose to focus on a specific area of law or to study various areas of law, such as criminal, business, international or family. Some programs allow students to take upper-level law courses also available to law school students.

Completing a Master in Law program allows students to get a well-rounded education in many different aspects of the law. The skills learned can help students in their current careers or in switching careers, and they can be used in almost any industry.

The costs of a program are best obtained through a student’s chosen school. Costs can vary between institutions and may be affected by different choices in classes.

Graduates of a Master in Law program may be prepared to work in industries from health care to business. They are able to put their new knowledge to use in administrative and leadership positions in companies. In addition, students may choose a focus based on their career path in order to learn specialized skills that can be used in their industry, such as intellectual property and global business. This degree can also be beneficial to those who work with legal professionals on a regular basis.

For those who wish to understand the legal system better or who want to study a particular area of law more deeply, a Master in Law can be a good opportunity. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Law SQE
London, United Kingdom

Our new MA Law (Conversion) will be the new pathway into practice for non-law graduates who want to either progress onto our LLM Legal Practice (SQE1&2) or the SQE1 Prepar ... +

Our new MA Law (Conversion) will be the new pathway into practice for non-law graduates who want to either progress onto our LLM Legal Practice (SQE1&2) or the SQE1 Preparation Course to qualify as a solicitor or the Bar Practice Course (BPC) to qualify as a barrister, from October 2021. -
MA
Full-time
12 months
English
Jun 2021
Online
 
Norwich University Online
Northfield, USA

Complete your Master of Arts in History degree online with Norwich University. Designed to fit your busy professional schedule, the online Master's in History program is deliv ... +

Complete your Master of Arts in History degree online with Norwich University. Designed to fit your busy professional schedule, the online Master's in History program is delivered through an interactive learning environment that helps you balance your coursework with your full-time responsibilities. The program offers four career-focused concentration options designed to explore your specific interests and prepare you for the advanced history career you want. -
MA
Part-time
18 months
English
Online
 
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

Johns Hopkins University MS in Regulatory Science program provides students pursuing a career in regulatory science with a specialized course of study emphasizing advanced top ... +

Johns Hopkins University MS in Regulatory Science program provides students pursuing a career in regulatory science with a specialized course of study emphasizing advanced topics in the regulatory approval processes for global and domestic biotech products. Students may specialize in an aspect of the regulatory science of their choice through three elective courses, including a wide variety of advanced regulatory courses. -
MSc
Part-time
English
Online
 

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Unicaf - Liverpool John Moores University
Liverpool, United Kingdom

The aim of this programme is for students to gain academic and intellectual progression in a number of areas of law and criminal justice, together with the acquisition of spec ... +

The aim of this programme is for students to gain academic and intellectual progression in a number of areas of law and criminal justice, together with the acquisition of specific knowledge and skills. Within the context of the University's mission statement and responsiveness to national and international needs, curriculum innovation and continuous quality enhancement, the programme objectives are to provide students with the knowledge and critical analysis of key themes of law and criminal justice; provide advanced legal knowledge and skills directly relevant to law and criminal justice through the delivery of intellectually stimulating course content underpinned in many areas by internationally recognised research; provide critical analysis of the complexities arising in the fields of law and criminal justice using challenging and informing global and comparative perspectives. The course is underpinned by the significance of engagement with existing and emerging research and advanced scholarship. Develop originality in the application of knowledge, together with a practical understanding of how established techniques of research and enquiry are used to create and interpret knowledge in the discipline. Alternative Exit/ Interim Award Learning Outcomes - Postgraduate Certificate A student who is eligible for this award will be able to: Show originality in the application of knowledge, together with a practical understanding of how established techniques of research and enquiry may be used to create and interpret knowledge in relevant areas of law. Have a systematic understanding and critical awareness of current problems and contemporary issues and/or insights into the changing nature of the UK and international corporate business organisations operating within a multi-national framework. Demonstrate skills associated with problem-solving and decision making based on own research and analysis demonstrated through legal writing and communication skills. Develop an ability to exercise initiative when faced with novel and/or complex problem situations. Apply critical and analytical skills associated with legal analysis to identified scenario and situations. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
University of Law Online Postgraduate
London, United Kingdom

Our MSc in Legal Technology is available for both law and non-law graduates, providing you with an insight into this rapidly developing area. You will learn the basics of this ... +

Our MSc in Legal Technology is available for both law and non-law graduates, providing you with an insight into this rapidly developing area. You will learn the basics of this exciting and often disruptive technology in a legal context and the regulation which is being formed around it. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Online
 
IMF Smart Education
Madrid, Spain

Camilo José Cela University, in collaboration with IMF Business School and the Madrid Bar Association, presents the Official Master's Degree in Access to the Law Profession. T ... +

Camilo José Cela University, in collaboration with IMF Business School and the Madrid Bar Association, presents the Official Master's Degree in Access to the Law Profession. This program is an essential requirement for University Graduates in Law to be able to enroll and practice law according to Law 34/2006, of October 30, and is focused on passing the official entrance exam to the profession. -
Master
Part-time
18 months
Spanish
Oct 2021
Online
 
Leeds Beckett University
UK Online, United Kingdom

If you’re a professional working in surveying, construction, or a related field, this course, which is recognised by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, will develop your ... +

If you’re a professional working in surveying, construction, or a related field, this course, which is recognised by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, will develop your ability to manage disputes efficiently and to resolve them. The structure and content of the teaching on this course meet the examination requirements of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators on each of its pathways to membership - Arbitration, International Arbitration and Construction Adjudication - from Associate level through to Fellowship level. -
MSc MSc
Part-time
2 - 4 years
English
20 Sep 2021
Online
 
Unitelma Sapienza
Rome, Italy +10 More

The Master in "Administración de Justicia" is specific for Spanish speaking professionals who wish to acquire practical tools to improve the exercise of the judicial function, ... +

The Master in "Administración de Justicia" is specific for Spanish speaking professionals who wish to acquire practical tools to improve the exercise of the judicial function, as well as to the developing and upgrading of theoretical knowledge for the application of the law. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Online
 
U Law Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Our i-MA Law Full-time (Reg. No. 252954) is an online course designed for non-law graduates who want to gain a legal qualification at Master’s Level. You’ll learn practical le ... +

Our i-MA Law Full-time (Reg. No. 252954) is an online course designed for non-law graduates who want to gain a legal qualification at Master’s Level. You’ll learn practical legal skills such as analysis and critical evaluation, alongside a range of transferable attributes such as research and presentation skills. You’ll have access to our award-winning Employability Service to help you find employment from the moment you accept your place. It has an outstanding track record of finding students the right career path to suit them, whether in the legal sector or the wider business world. -
MA
Full-time
12 months
English
Jun 2021
Online
 
College of Law - The University of Tulsa
Tulsa, USA

The Master of Jurisprudence in Indian Law (the “MJIL”)at the University of Tulsa, College of Law is a cutting-edge degree program that moves your career forward an ... +

The Master of Jurisprudence in Indian Law (the “MJIL”)at the University of Tulsa, College of Law is a cutting-edge degree program that moves your career forward and helps you work effectively in Indian Country. The courses in the MJIL program are developed and taught by TU professors as well as other recognized experts. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
Online
 
Campus Stellae Instituto Europeo
Santiago de Compostela, Spain

The Master has a minimum duration of six months and maximum of one year. There is an extension option of another year, with cost ...

The Master has a minimum duration of six months and maximum of one year. There is an extension option of another year, with cost ... -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 12 months
Sep 2021
Online
 
Abraham Lincoln University
Los Angeles, USA

The purpose of the Master of Science in Law (MSL) degree is designed for students pursuing professions where practical legal knowledge would be beneficial. The program provide ... +

The purpose of the Master of Science in Law (MSL) degree is designed for students pursuing professions where practical legal knowledge would be beneficial. The program provides the foundational background for students seeking to acquire a high-level of knowledge from a broad base of legal concepts to assist with compliance, legal forms, and regulations. Students will acquire the critical knowledge and skills... -
MSc
Part-time
3 semesters
English
Sep 2021
Online
 
King’s College London
London, United Kingdom

Take your career to that next level by enrolling in this specialised distance learning programme. You will gain new skills, a respected degree and further your career – all in ... +

Take your career to that next level by enrolling in this specialised distance learning programme. You will gain new skills, a respected degree and further your career – all in just eight months and without interrupting your employment. -
Master
Part-time
8 months
English
Online
 
Mind Development Academy
Cape Town, South Africa

The Master of Legal Studies (MA) program objective is to help students apply select business and legal practices and theories in order to establish and maintain legal complian ... +

The Master of Legal Studies (MA) program objective is to help students apply select business and legal practices and theories in order to establish and maintain legal compliance while achieving the desired business goals. The Master of Legal Studies program is offered online via distance learning. After evaluating both academic record and life experience, AIU staff working in conjunction with Faculty and Academic Advisors will assist students in setting up a custom-made program, designed on an individual basis. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
Samford University
Birmingham, USA

The Master of Studies in Law (M.S.L.) program is a fully online, 34-hour master's degree program offered by Cumberland School of Law. The program is designed primarily for non ... +

The Master of Studies in Law (M.S.L.) program is a fully online, 34-hour master's degree program offered by Cumberland School of Law. The program is designed primarily for nonlawyers interested in pursuing a graduate degree that will position them for advancement in their current field, although practicing attorneys may choose to pursue a degree that complements their current practice or opens doors to a new area of practice. Our faculty members are industry experts, practicing attorneys, Cumberland School of Law faculty and Samford faculty from other disciplines. -
Master
English
Sep 2021
 

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