The Master of Legal Studies (MLS) program, formerly called the Master of Jurisprudence (M.Jur.), provides non-lawyers with a solid understanding of the legal issues relevant to your career, and will prepare you to interact most effectively with lawyers and the legal system.

Students in this 30-credit-hour, 1-2 year program will create a personalized course of study through a combination of core courses and elective courses from the specialized curricula below:

Master of Legal Studies Degree Options on Campus:

​Master of Legal Studies Online Options:​

Students regularly meet with an advisor at the School of Law to help guide their studies.


Interested in the Texas A&M ​MLS program?  Apply today!

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