Master of Studies in Law / Ethics & Compliance
University of St. Thomas – Minnesota

Program Details

The online Master of Studies in Law with a focus in Ethics & Compliance program helps students understand how attorneys are trained to navigate complex situations by teaching them legal reasoning and the common law method used to create doctrine.  Students learn about the importance and authority of statutes, codes, and regulations and the structure of the legal system while also gaining an understanding of compliance and ethics and the ability to apply this knowledge.  You will study subjects like compliance programming, risk management, conducting investigations, white-collar crime, ethical culture and decision making, cybersecurity, and more as you prepare to help leaders in industry with ethics and compliance problems.


  • Must hold a bachelor’s degree or higher degree to be eligible for admission
  • Official academic transcript(s)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A written essay 
  • Resume or CV

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission