Joint Degree Program - JD/LL.M.
Joint Degree

Joint Degree Program - JD/LL.M.

Master of Laws (LL.M.) Program

Joint Degree Program in:

• Corporate Law and Finance
• Homeland and National Security Law
• Insurance Law
• Intellectual Property Law
• Self Directed Law
• Tax Law


Program Overview

Earn a J.D. degree plus a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in less time!

The joint degree program allows select Cooley students to take up to six credits of LL.M. coursework before they complete their juris doctor degree. The credits will count toward both degrees, permitting these students to save significant time and money while obtaining the knowledge, skills, and credentials for a successful law practice.

Once the J.D. degree is awarded, students can either obtain their LL.M. in two semesters or take up to three years to complete the degree with classes convenient to their work schedule.

J.D. Students: For more information, login to the WMU-Cooley Portal and go to Student Services > Grad Programs - LL.M. > JD/LL.M. Program.

Go Beyond your Law Degree - WMU Cooley Online Master of Laws Degrees

Effective & Workable Solutions

Earn an LL.M. degree, no matter how far away you are from campus or how busy your schedule. Five LL.M. programs are delivered online, live and interactive, in a virtual classroom environment.

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To apply to this program, WMU-Cooley students should login to the WMU-Cooley Portal, and go to Student Services > Grad Programs - LL.M. > JD/LL.M. Program.

Contact Us


Cathy J. McCollum
Director, Graduate & Extended Programs

(517) 371-5140, ext. 2703

Graduate Programs


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