Kimberly L. Knox
Master of Legal Studies (MLS)
Community Support Specialist
Why did you decide to earn your master’s with @WashULaw?
I want to make a difference in people’s lives. The master’s program allows me to explore other opportunities in the field of law that I would not have been able to without it.
How does this degree fit into your career plan?
This degree will hopefully allow me to gain employment either in a law office or to work with civil rights organizations.
How do online classes benefit your lifestyle?
These classes allow me to still work my full-time job and attend class. I truly enjoy the interactive component of the program.
Can you describe what it is like to participate in a law program in an online setting?
I can work with other students that are from all over the world.
What is your favorite class?
My favorite class that I have taken so far is Negotiation.
How do you see yourself making a difference with your degree?
I see myself being able to advocate for people more effectively. With this degree I hope to keep fighting for equal rights for all people around the world.