George Mason offers the JD degree which students may pursue through full-time day study or part-time evening study. All George Mason Law students are currently required to satisfactorily complete 89 credit hours for graduation. Forty of those credit hours are in general courses; 49 credit hours are in elective courses. As part of the 89 credit hours, students must complete the School of Law’s writing requirements. For more information, see JD Curriculum.
The School of Law offers two Master of Laws (LLM) Degrees in the areas of Intellectual Property and Law & Economics. In addition to this, the school offers a joint degree program with the School of Public Policy. For more information, see LLM & Joint Degrees.