Master of Laws (LLM) Degree Online

U.S. law has become the common ground for the international marketplace and is impacting the way we do business on a global scale. As the legal profession continues to evolve, no school is better positioned than USC to prepare the next generation of legal professionals to practice law on a worldwide stage.

The USC online Master of Laws (LLM) is designed to meet the growing demand for U.S.-based legal study by international attorneys, judges, government officials, prosecutors, corporate legal counsel, bankers and recent law graduates.

USC Online Law Degree Curriculum

Offered through the renowned USC Gould School of Law and taught by prominent USC Lecturers in Law, the online LLM classes can be tailored to individual interests and career goals.

Earn Your LLM Online.

Our online law degree is open to international law graduates with an LLB or equivalent degree. However, a JD degree alone does not satisfy the eligibility requirements for entry to the online LLM program. Learn what you need to gain admission into USC.

Why Choose USC for Your Online LLM Degree?

A Master of Laws (LLM) degree online from USC Gould proves that you can excel in a multilingual setting with a globalized curriculum. This return on investment is complemented by esteemed USC benefits, such as:

Global Law School Reputation

Global Law School Reputation

With a distinguished 115-year heritage of leadership and excellence, USC Gould School of Law is known to be highly selective and recognized as one of the top law schools in the world.

Resources for International Students

Resources for Online Students

USC Gould Online boasts a full team of dedicated staff members who provide online students with one-on-one advising and support regarding course registration, career development, bar application assistance and more.

Stimulating Learning Environment

Stimulating Learning Environment

Our courses will challenge you to be a better thinker, even as you enjoy camaraderie and mutual ambition with some of the brightest student minds coming together from diverse countries.

Summer Law & English Program

Summer Law and English Program

USC offers an optional, enriching four-week summer program on campus that provides excellent preparation for the LLM This program offers an introduction to the U.S. legal system while also improving your English speaking and writing skills, and delivering a memorable life experience.

Worldwide Trojan Family

Worldwide Trojan Family

USC law alumni total more than 10,000 worldwide. USC has a strong global presence, and it shows in the fact that our law students come from top universities around the world with impressive credentials. Each year, more than 8,000 international students join USC from more than 100 different countries. Approximately 25% of our graduates are international students.