Legal Studies Online Degree Programs


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Undergraduate Legal Studies Degree and Certificate Programs

Graduate Legal Studies and Professional Law Degree Programs

  • Master of Science in Legal Studies

    Develop a better understanding of the law and legal principles that affect your career goals or interests. Enjoy small classes taught by industry professionals.

    • 55 Credits
    • $420 per Credit
    Financial Aid Options Available
  • Juris Doctor (Concord Law School)

    If your goal is to become a California-licensed attorney, consider Concord Law School's JD program. JD graduates meet the legal education requirement of the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California.

  • Executive Juris DoctorSM (Concord Law School)

    Consider Concord Law School's EJDSM program if you want the knowledge and skills of a lawyer, but not to practice law. Legal expertise can pave the way for leaders in health care, IT, business, finance, criminal justice, education, and other professions to make a much bigger impact.

  • Single Courses

    Certain courses are available to nondegree-seeking students. Upon successful completion of a course, you may transfer the credits earned toward a degree at Purdue Global if the course is part of the Purdue Global degree program.

    • Credits Vary
    • Cost per Credit Varies

Develop Legal Skills and Build Expertise

Taught by seasoned professionals, Purdue Global’s legal studies degree programs are designed to prepare students to seek rewarding careers in legal or policy-oriented fields. Curriculum is enhanced by select internship courses to build your resume while you receive college credit. This valuable experience can help set you apart in the job market.

With a bachelor’s degree, you can further develop legal knowledge through law degree programs offered by Concord Law School at Purdue University Global. Concord offers rigorous, rewarding online law degree programs, including the Juris Doctor (JD) and Executive Juris DoctorSM (EJDSM).

Take 3 Weeks and Get to Know Us

Experience a Purdue Global undergraduate program for an introductory 3-week period. There’s no financial obligation.

How Do I Get Started?

We offer multiple start dates to give you flexibility in your education, life, and work schedules.

Can I Afford This?

Here are some of the ways we can help lower the cost of your tuition and help you graduate sooner.

*Largest Provider of Legal Support Services: Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2018–2019 Total Degrees and Certificates Conferred, First Major, Legal Support Services, Based on total number of degrees and certificates granted by Purdue Global compared to other Title IV institutions.

Employment and Career Advancement: Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Paralegals are not lawyers and cannot practice law or give legal advice. Graduates are not authorized to practice law and will not be eligible to sit for any state’s bar examination. This program was not designed to meet any state-specific requirements for licensure or certification. Refer to Purdue Global's State Licensure and Certifications page for state-specific licensure information. Refer to the University Catalog for additional information.