Juris Doctor / Executive
Taft University System

Program Details

If you have a keen interest in learning about our laws and legal system, but do not want to become an attorney, consider the online Juris Doctor-Executive degree for your graduate studies.  This program offered by Taft Law School will enable you to advance your career and enhance your job performance if you work within law enforcement, the courts, paralegal or other related profession.

This program is 100% online with an asynchronous format, meaning you can learn at your own pace.  Generally, the degree takes 3 academic years to complete.  Coursework is built upon a solid foundation in legal disciplines, such as: property law, constitutional law and civil law.  After completing core classes, electives that you can choose include:

  • Healthcare law
  • Criminal procedure
  • Evidence


  • Bachelor's degree or higher from a college or university accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Distance Education Accrediting Commission