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Juris Doctor (JD)

Our JD empowers you with a strong grasp of the foundations of law and enables you to make a seamless transition into practice, no matter what your career interests.

On Campus

Master of Laws (LLM)

Our LLM focuses on the U.S. legal system, with a flexible and far-reaching curriculum that prepares international students for leadership roles in the increasingly globalized marketplace.

On Campus Online

Two-Year Extended Master of Laws (LLM)

Our Two-Year Extended LLM allows you to spend one year learning about the U.S. legal system and mastering legal English prior to enrolling in the yearlong, comprehensive LLM curriculum.

On Campus

Master of Studies in Law (MSL)

Our MSL helps meet the growing demand for non-lawyers to be familiar with the numerous ways that law and policy influence business and industry.


LLM in Alternative Dispute Resolution (LLM in ADR)

Our LLM in ADR is designed for exceptional law graduates and attorneys interested in building strength as an advocate in ADR processes or gaining skills and a prestigious credential for pursuing career opportunities as a mediator or arbitrator.

On Campus

Master of Dispute Resolution (MDR)

Our MDR is designed for exceptional students and professionals who desire graduate study in Alternative Dispute Resolution.

On Campus

Master of Comparative Law (MCL)

Our MCL is ideal for international LLM graduates who want to continue their studies of U.S. and comparative laws.

On Campus



Have Documents, Will Travel
March 2, 2018

Immigration Clinic opens new frontiers for USC staff and students


John Iino Named Chair of USC Gould School of Law’s Board of Councilors
February 28, 2018

Iino will assume the position July 1


Dreams Fulfilled
February 14, 2018

Gould Students Take Second Place at the National Moot Court Finals in New York