Welcome to USC Law Online

Earn the only online Master of Laws (LLM) offered with the option of earning a graduate certificate in one particular area of law.

Complete your LLM degree 100% online in as few as four semesters.

U.S. lawyers (JD) and international law students can earn one of our specialized certificates in as few as 12 months.

Network with more than 10,000 USC law school alumni across the globe.

Receive one-on-one student support.

As legal practice becomes more global, the USC Gould School of Law has expanded its reach to now offer a suite of the nation’s most prominent legal education programs in an online platform:

  • Master of Laws (LLM)
  • Business Law Certificate
  • Entertainment Law and Industry Certificate
  • Compliance Certificate
  • Financial Compliance Certificate
  • Health Care Compliance Certificate
  • Human Resources Law and Compliance Certificate
  • Privacy Law and Cybersecurity Certificate

International students who have already completed their first law degree (LLB or equivalent) have the option of applying for our online Master of Laws (LLM), while both international students and domestic JD graduates may choose to pursue one of our seven law and compliance certificates.

In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked USC #22 among the top colleges in the country.

USC Gould is ranked #18 among the top law schools by U.S. News & World Report.

USC is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

USC Gould School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA).