Legal Studies

You don’t have to speak legalese to know that law is complicated. However, you do need a specialized education to translate the complexities of law. Many businesses and people in highly regulated industries, not only the justice system, need experts who can help them navigate legal issues.

Webster University’s Master of Arts in Legal Studies prepares you for law school or for advancement in industries like banking, human resources, health care, insurance and business management.

Our Legal Studies professors are all practicing attorneys or judges from diverse areas of expertise. They will not only help you understand the fundamentals of legal reasoning and analysis, and the ethical dilemmas faced by attorneys and legal assistants, they’ll help you become proficient in legal writing, research and reasoning.

The application of your Legal Studies degree extends far beyond U.S. borders. Find unique international law opportunities when you study at our campus in Leiden, The Netherlands, near The Hague — the seat of international law. Request more information now.