Gain an Edge in Global Markets with an Online MBA in International Legal Studies
Liberty University’s online Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Legal Studies degree will prepare you to engage in legal research and analysis from a management perspective. To ensure compliance with increasingly strict international laws and regulations, it is critical that international companies have leaders in strategic positions who are well-versed in international legal studies, intercultural communication, and international business practices to effectively interact with lawyers and representatives from other companies around the world.
The international legal studies specialization for the online MBA degree combines courses on global legal systems with advanced study in a variety of business subjects to provide you with the skills necessary to be a leader in international corporate business. Learning the rules that regulate and define global commerce will enhance your résumé and increase your marketability in the international business field.
Why Choose Liberty’s Online MBA – International Legal Studies Program?
Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Accrediting (SACSCOC) so you can be confident that you will be receiving a valuable, industry-recognized degree. Liberty University students benefit from a top-tier faculty of business professionals who have real-world expertise in their respective disciplines.
As a student of business and international law, you will have the opportunity to study under faculty members from both the School of Business and the School of Law, giving you a variety of academic and professional insights and experiences. Because Liberty University is a Christian school, your degree will be built on a solid Christ-centered foundation that will promote your value and trust as an employee and further empower you to take the gospel into the business field and around the world.
What Will You Learn in the Online MBA in International Legal Studies?
The online MBA in International Legal Studies is designed to develop your understanding of international law and intercultural communication while sharpening your business experience and management skills. Through the core content of the online MBA degree, you will develop important skills in research, writing, and analysis while you study essential components of global business such as international legal systems, international business law, and international trade law.
The international legal studies area of study is designed to help you become a highly valued asset to your company as an expert in management, international law, and communication.
- JURI 510 – Legal Systems and Research
- JURI 515 – Legal Writing and Analysis
- JURI 630 – International Business Law
- JURI 650 – International Trade Law
Our MBA in International Legal Studies Degree Information
- This program falls under the School of Business.
- Download and explore the Degree Completion Plan.
- View all of the Graduate Business Course Guides (login required).
Online MBA Degree Program Military Benefits
Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.
As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits:
- Tuition discounts — $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
- Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)
- 8-week courses, 8 different start dates throughout the year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
Potential Career Options with an Online MBA in International Legal Studies
The online Master of Business Administration is the most highly recognized degree in the fields of business and business management. With an online MBA in International Legal Studies, you will be highly qualified to pursue management and executive-level positions like:
- Global legal investigator
- International contract administrator
- International human rights activist
Highlights of our Online MBA in International Legal Studies Degree
- We are recognized by multiple institutions for our academic quality, affordability, and accessibility. Our commitment to excellence also helped us rank among Niche.com’s top 3 online schools in America. Earning your online MBA in International Legal Studies degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition can help set you apart from others in your field.
- Tuition for our online MBA has not increased in 7 years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.
- You can complete our online MBA degree in international legal studies in about 2 years.
- As an online MBA student, you will have the opportunity to network through your courses with leaders and experts in the business and international law fields.
Master of Business Administration Admission Requirements
Applicants must have a regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA or above for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions-related information.
All applicants must submit the following:
- Admission application
- Application fee*
- Official college transcripts
- Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form**
- Undergraduate business prerequisites
- Proof of English proficiency (for applicants whose native language is other than English)
*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during Financial Check-In. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.
**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.