online ll.m. degree

earn your online ll.m.

see why the school of law is the place to get your ll.m. and find out how you can do it without having to ever leave your home.

earn your online ll.m.

see why the school of law is the place to get your ll.m. and find out how you can do it without having to ever leave your home.

ll.m. in american and transnational law (online) overview

apply now - classes start august 26, 2019

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fully online ll.m.

starting in january 2019, the university of dayton school of law began offering an entirely online option for students interested in completing their ll.m. degree in american and transnational law. interested students may apply online through scholarships are available. financial aid is also available for u.s. citizens and eligible non-citizens.

contact online ll.m. program manager, margaret ioannides, for additional information: email:, phones: (937) 329-8651, or skype id: margaret ioannides ud llm.

united states law and legal practice

the online courses are open to both u.s. and foreign educated attorneys, and are designed primarily for foreign educated graduates seeking to obtain a better understanding of u.s. law and u.s. legal practice as well as a potential path to bar eligibility.

students will obtain a solid foundation of knowledge in the areas of law that are most commonly tested on the bar examination as well as practical experience in the type of legal writing and communication tested on the bar examination and used in united states legal practice. the online courses also include state-specific distinctions as they are tested on the california and washington state bar examinations.*

additional information on admissions requirements for the california bar

additional information on admissions requirements for the washington bar

comprehensive guide to bar admission requirements

*eligibility requirements for bar admission vary by state. dayton law cannot guarantee bar admission. students are responsible for contacting the state bar to determine their eligibility.

flexible, self-paced, asynchronous format

all courses will be offered in an asynchronous online format during three semesters per year (fall, spring, summer). foreign educated attorneys holding a first degree in law or equivalent are required to complete 30 credits to earn the ll.m. degree. based on course availability and sequencing, students may complete the 30 credits in approximately one year (3-4 semesters).

reading materials will be available, online and for free, within each course. in order to stimulate class discussion and the exchange of ideas, each course will also include interactive components, including weekly office hours, discussion boards, announcements, live online review sessions and more!

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