Master of Arts in Law / General Legal Studies
Regent University

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Law with a concentration in General Legal Studies, offered completely online (with select on-campus course options), gives you the freedom to customize a program that will expand your legal knowledge, improve your critical thinking skills, and increase your marketability. Through this general legal studies degree, you will be grounded in foundational legal contexts, taught through a Christian worldview, so you can better understand the laws that affect your career and solidify your reputation as a legal expert. Designed for working professionals, this online law degree is a practical alternative to the traditional on-campus Juris Doctor degree.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited or approved institution
  • Law School Admission Test (LSAT)
  • Submit a Law School Data Assembly Service (LSDAS) report
  • Official transcripts
  • Community Life form
  • Personal goals statement
  • Writing samples

This M.A. degree does not necessarily qualify a student for entry into a JD program. Pursuant to American Bar Association (ABA) standards, no course credit from this M.A. program may later be transferred into a JD program.

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

This program is only available to residents of: CO, CT, FL, GA, IL, KS, KY, MA, MD, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NM, PA, and VA.