Juris Doctor (J.D.) Degree Program
Albany Law School offers three- and four-year programs leading to a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree. Though Albany Law emphasizes the value of a broad-based education, the law school also offers 15
concentrations for students who wish to focus their fields of study on a particular area of interest.
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Joint Degree Programs
Albany Law School offers joint degree programs in cooperation with several local institutions.
Joint degree offerings include:
- J.D./Master of Business Administration
- J.D./Master of Public Administration
- J.D./Master of Regional Planning
- J.D./Master of Science in Bioethics
- J.D./Master of Social Work
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Master of Laws (LL.M.) Degree Program
Albany Law School offers an advanced law degree program — the Master of Laws and Letters.
LL.M. candidates may specialize in:
- Advanced Legal Studies
- Government Administration and Regulation
- Health Law
- Intellectual Property
- International Law
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Learn more about the LL.M. specializations
Master of Laws (LL.M.) for Foreign Law Graduates
This LL.M. program is designed for foreign law graduates who seek an academic program in order to qualify for admission to the New York or other state bar.
Both J.D. and advanced-study students may take advantage of
Study Abroad Programs offered at Albany Law School.
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Master of Science (M.S.) in Legal Studies
The Master of Science (M.S.) in Legal Studies program is designed for master students who seek requisite knowledge and skills in a particular field of law.
Master of Science in Legal Studies candidates may specialize in:
- Government Affairs and Advocacy
- Health Law and Healthcare Compliance
- Social Entrepreneurship
- Cybersecurity and Data Privacy (online)
Learn more about the Master of Science in Legal Studies