Our core curriculum gives all JD students a solid foundation in the knowledge and skills needed to pass the bar exam and launch a rewarding legal career.
How to Apply
Deadlines and application instructions for the JD program.
Areas of Study
Customize you education with a variety of elective courses. Develop a specialization in particular practice areas. Classes are generally taught in small sections of 20 students or fewer, which means students get individualized feedback on their work and forge close ties with faculty.
Animal law is a growing, dynamic field that encompasses and intersects with many other areas of the law, including property law, tort, constitutional law, food law, and environmental law.
U.S. criminal law depends on attorneys who are passionate about seeing justice done.
Intellectual property law is one of the fastest-growing legal fields, with new technology constantly making the old rules of practice obsolete.
From employment to consumer transactions, discrimination law touches every area of the law.
Shounak Dharap ’16
Law in the Family
Everyone helps each other and when one person succeeds, everybody does because we’re so invested in each other’s successes. It’s a great, close-knit environment."