UMKC Catalog


Foreign Master of Laws Degree Requirements
1.     Completion of three required courses with grades of pass or better: Introduction to Law and Lawyering – International (3 credit hours), Introduction to American Law and Culture (2 credit hours), and Introduction to American Legal Skills (2 credit hours).

Completion of an additional 17 credit hours from courses approved by the Foreign LL.M. advisor with grades of pass or better.

Successful completion of all coursework within three years from the beginning of the course of studies leading toward the degree.

Upon enrollment in the graduate program, a student is assigned a faculty adviser. In consultation with the adviser, the student develops a plan of study that meets the requirements for the degree in the program area selected. The adviser must approve enrollment in all courses.