Bachelor of Liberal Arts / Legal Studies
University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Program Details

The University of Massachusetts-Lowell provides the opportunity to earn a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree with a concentration in Legal Studies in a completely online format.  This degree is designed for those interested in a broad-based understanding of legal practices.  Studies involve a variety of topics, including but not limited to:

  • Criminal and tort law
  • Contract law
  • Family law
  • Environmental law

Courses of this program are preview to law school curriculum.  Students develop an essential skill set in written and oral communication, advanced research, conflict resolution, and more.  Study practical examples and sample legal cases in a variety of contexts and begin a professional pathway towards law school, government, or business with UMass-Lowell online.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Massachusetts-Lowell is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score