Student Outcomes

Student Experience

USC Gould School of Law’s online Master of Laws (LLM) and Graduate Certificates can prepare you to become a transformative legal professional who can be incredibly valuable and highly resourceful. Through a rigorous curriculum and supportive faculty of legal experts, you can learn to become an expert on U.S. law, or specialize your legal knowledge to get a competitive edge in your career.

Learning Outcomes

Graduate Training in U.S. Law

  • Take what you learn in the USC Gould online classroom and put it into practice in your work.
  • Add depth and breadth to your career by learning different facets of the U.S. legal system.
  • Become proficient in legal research using Westlaw, LexisNexis and other legal research resources.
  • Acquire the U.S. legal study requirement necessary to sit for the California Bar exam (LLM only).
  • Learn in small classes that promote rich interaction among students from across the globe.
  • Enjoy a collaborative environment where students view each other as colleagues, not competitors.