The Master of Legal Studies online program offers a multidisciplinary curriculum that features courses from American University’s Washington College of Law, the Kogod School of Business, and the #8-ranked School of International Service.[1] With this unique partnership, you will not only graduate an expert in legal studies—you will also be able to translate your expertise into real-world business and international relations solutions.

The 30-credit MLS degree program can be completed on a part-time or full-time schedule, and includes foundational courses, elective courses, industry-specific specialization tracks, and one immersion experience.

Explore a sample 12-month full-time MLS course schedule.


[1]The Best International Relations Schools in the World (2018). Foreign Policy magazine. Retrieved November 2020.