Juris Master (JM) Online Degree Expand Your Knowledge of the Law


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

Do you have a passion for the law? Does the idea of working in the legal sector excite you? A Juris Master (JM) from Liberty may be for you!

Whether you want to serve in the public sector, politics, or with nonprofits, a Juris Master’s degree can help prepare you for a career in the legal world. Our program is uniquely designed with professionals in mind so you can become better equipped to serve the people and organizations that matter to you most.

With esteemed professors in our School of Law who care immensely about your success, you can be confident that you are receiving a world-class education.

What can I do with a Juris Master degree?

Liberty University’s online Juris Master program provides a robust curriculum designed to enhance your understanding of law in a broad range of professional contexts. Initially, you will dive into the core principles of law through foundational courses in legal research, writing, and the American legal system. These courses are crucial for developing a strong base in legal theory, critical thinking, and effective communication skills, essential for any law-related profession. Understanding how to navigate the complexities of legal documentation and the judicial process will be emphasized to ensure you can apply these skills in various scenarios.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

  • Executive policy director
  • Legal consultant
  • Legal educator
  • Local or federal compliance agent
  • Risk management consultant

Liberty University’s Juris Master degree online program offers many areas of study for different roles and career needs.

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Not sure what to choose?

Speak to one of our admissions specialists to help you choose the program that best fits your needs.

Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

Graduate Full Time $565/Credit
Graduate Part Time $615/Credit
Military Graduate $275/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)

*Not applicable to certificates.