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Academic Program Proposal
Currently Under Review
Date Proposal Received Institution and Proposal Degree Awarded Name of Academic Program Objections Received Decision Deadline MHEC Final Decision Final Decision Date
2/3/2014

University of Maryland Baltimore

MS  Law   4/4/2014  Approved  4/17/2014 

Law  Program Description

The Master of Science (M.S.) in Law will enable working professionals with an undergraduate degree to gain fluency with legal structures, principles, concepts and modes of analysis to complement and augment their existing specialized professional expertise. It is designed for highly qualified students with work experience who do not wish to practice law, but who desire a more focused and detailed engagement with the law. Students will specialize in one of the four available areas, including health law, environmental law, crisis and emergency management, and government law and the regulatory process.


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