Master of Legal Studies
Santa Clara University

Program Details

Learn key compliance standards that promote ethical business practices through Santa Clara’s online Master of Legal Studies degree. Based on standards set forth by Silicon Valley, this degree combines knowledge in regulations, ethics, privacy, risk management and more. Faculty who teach courses offer their own expertise with backgrounds in U.S. and global compliance operations.

This program offers two start dates per year, and is offered fully online. Students opting for full-time enrollment can expect to complete this program in one year.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE or GMAT test scores (waived for qualifying applicants)
  • Three essays
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • TOEFL or IELTS test scores for all applicants whose first language is not English

School Accreditation Statement

WASC Senior College and University Commission

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, Rhode Island, Vermont, Wisconsin, Wyoming