Course Catalog

Students in the online programs must complete required and elective courses. The number of total courses varies per program.

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MLS Required Courses

Complete two common law courses, Introduction to U.S. Law & Methods and one of three options for the second course: Contracts, Property or Torts. 1

Contracts (3 credits)
Property (3 credits)
Torts (1 credit)

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MLS in Taxation Required Courses

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Master of Laws

LL.M. in Taxation Required Courses

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LL.M. in U.S. Law Required Courses

Complete two common law courses, Introduction to U.S. Law & Methods and one of three options for the second course: Contracts, Property or Torts.1

Contracts (3 credits)
Property (3 credits)
Torts (1 credit)

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Elective Courses

Washington University School of Law Elective Courses
Contracts (3 credits)
Civil Procedure (3 credits)
Health Law (3 credits)
Negotiation (3 credits)
Constitutional Law (3 credits)
Employment Law (3 credits)
Property (3 credits)
Supervised Research (3 credits)
MLS and LL.M. in Tax Elective Courses
Contracts (3 credits)
Corporate Taxation (3 credits)
Civil Procedure (3 credits)
Health Law (3 credits)
Negotiation (3 credits)
Constitutional Law (3 credits)
Employment Law (3 credits)
Property (3 credits)
Externship (3 credits)
Supervised Research (3 credits)

Special Topics Courses

LL.M. in U.S. Law Required Courses
Courses also available to MLS students
Torts (1 credit)
Legal Research (1 credit)
Criminal Law (1 credit)
Immigration Law (1 credit)
Trial Advocacy (1 credit)
Education Law (1 credit)