Master of Legal Studies
American University

Program Details

An extensive comprehension of law is accessible not only to the practicing attorney, but to professionals whose law-related responsibilities influence daily job functions and communities.  The online Master of Legal Studies, offered through American University Washington College of Law, offers the following concentrations for specialized studies

  • General MLS
  • Business
  • Health Care Compliance
  • Technology

Equip yourself with the legal framework to analyze and solve legal questions, enhance leadership potential, and expand career opportunities.  Study legal knowledge, terminology, policies and regulations, and more.  Take on fundamental training and improve your abilities of informed decision-making with AUWCL online.


  • Requires one week-long immersion on campus
  • Accredited bachelor's degree or higher
  • Resume or CV
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency, international students

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education