University of Minnesota - Law School - Master's Degree

In 1888, the university started its law programs professionally and in two years, it started admitting female students to its programs. By 1911, the school upgraded its programs requiring two years of experience before starting program. Throughout 1900s, it was adding facilities, programs and publications, Minnesota Law Review in 1917. By 1923, the school was accredited by American Bar Association. The Law School has produced leaders and great professionals including 275 currently serving as federal and state court judges nationwide.

  • Average Tuition USD 41,222

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At MN Law, global challenges are realized and accepted, preparing students to meet the needs of the legal dimensions, to develop critical thinking through leadership, teamwork, innovative educational opportunities and understanding the values of social responsibility and embracing diversity.

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  • 229 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States

    Business

    USD 42,230 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of law, for taking state and national bar examinations, and for advanced research in jurisprudence. Includes instruction in the theory and practice of the legal system, including the statutory, administrative, and judicial components of civil and criminal law.

  • 229 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States

    Criminology

    USD 42,230 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the systematic study of crime as a sociopathological phenomenon, the behavior of criminals, and the social institutions evolved to respond to crime. Includes instruction in the theory of crime, psychological and social bases of criminal behavior, social value systems and the theory of punishment, criminal law and criminal justice systems, penology, rehabilitation and recidivism, studies of specific types of crime, social attitudes and policy, and applications to specific issues in law enforcement administration and policy.

  • 229 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States

    Jurisprudence

    USD 42,230 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals for the legal profession, for related support professions and professional legal research, and focus on the study of legal issues in non-professional programs.

  • 229 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States

    Laws

    USD 42,230 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals for the legal profession, for related support professions and professional legal research, and focus on the study of legal issues in non-professional programs.

  • 229 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States

    Legal Management

    USD 42,230 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals for the legal profession, for related support professions and professional legal research, and focus on the study of legal issues in non-professional programs.

  • 229 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States

    Studies in Law

    USD 42,230 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals for the legal profession, for related support professions and professional legal research, and focus on the study of legal issues in non-professional programs.

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          • 1981-1984, J.D.

            Consistently ranked highly among U.S. law schools, the University has maintained its reputation for excellence in teaching and practicum. Students are focused without being cut-throat, and interested in not only intellectually-stimulating academic discussion, but also in understanding the practical aspects of the practice of law. We continue to see excellence in U of M Law School student who interview at the company.

          • , J.D.

            The University of Minnesota, I believe, has the most balanced representation in private practice, government and public interest law. Legal clinics are excellent. Healthy academic competition without being cutthroat. What else could you want!