LL.M. in Agricultural and Food Law


				

				
				
  • Master of laws (LL.M.)
  • Starting date: August
  • Tuition Fee: 25,000 - 30,000 USD
  • Language: English
  • Program type: Full-time; Learning distance
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Specialization: Environmental and Energy Law

Application

Requirements: 

  • A J.D. or LL.B. degree from a fully accredited school in the United States or admission to a bar
  • Attorneys who have graduated from a law school in another country may be admitted upon the approval of the Graduate Legal Studies Committee
  • All applicants should demonstrate academic excellence coupled with an interest in agricultural law or food law issues: a law school grade-point average of 2.50 or higher on a 4.00 scale is required; 3.00 or higher is preferred.

Application is made directly to the University. See here.

Curriculum

Required courses : 

  • Agriculture and the Environment
  • Food Law & Policy
  • Agricultural Perspectives
  • Advanced Writing in Agricultural & Food Law

Elective courses: 

See here

In addition to our regular course offerings, LL.M. candidates may participate in experiential learning opportunities, engage in independent study and/or take related courses outside of the Program. Individual schedules are developed with the Director of the Program.