Degrees

GW Law offers several degree programs including, but not limited to, the Juris Doctor, Master of Laws, Doctor of Juridical Science, and Joint Degree Programs.

Juris Doctor

Juris Doctor

The Juris Doctor (JD) degree is the first degree in law.

Master of Laws

Master of Laws

For those who have already earned a JD, the Master of Laws (LLM) is offered as both a general program and in a number of specialized areas.

Juridical Science

Doctor of Juridical Science

The Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) degree is a highly specialized, research-oriented program.

Joint Degrees

Joint Degrees

GW Law offers joint degree programs with four other schools of the George Washington University for both JD and LLM candidates.

Master of Science in Government Contracts

Master of Science in Government Contracts

GW's Master of Science in Government Contracts (MSGC) program is unique in the world, blending the study of government procurement law and policy with a core business curriculum.

Master of Studies in Law

Master of Studies in Law

GW Law's MSL helps meet the growing demand for non-lawyers to be familiar with the many ways that law influences industry. The program is intended for professionals who are not interested in earning a law degree or practicing law, but work in jobs where knowledge of the law is important.