JD Course Requirements
Sample of the First and Second Year Semester Schedule for FLEX-JD
|Constitutional Law I: Structure of Government*
|Legislation and Statutory Interpretation
|Economics for Lawyers
|Civil Procedure /LRWA II**: Trial-Level Writing
|Property / LRWA III: Appellate Writing
|Constitutional Law I: Structure of Government / LRWA IV: Legal Drafting
|Torts/LRWA I: Intro to Legal Research and Writing*
*For this sample schedule the remote/flex options are highlighted in red, and noted with an asterisk(*).
**LRWA = Legal Research, Writing, and Analysis
- After the second year, schedules will be based on students’ course and time preferences. Students will have the opportunity to continue to have two days per week on campus. Note that students who decide to concentrate in specific subject area may impact their schedule by those choices.
- Flex-JD students must maintain a credit load of 8-12 hours per semester. (See Academic Regulation 3-5.5)
- At least one residential summer course will be required to complete the degree in 4 years.