Master of Science (M.S.)

Bachelors Required

Credit Hours

Term Length

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Cost Per Credit


7 Weeks

Aug 19


*Before Scholarship

Studying law is not just for aspiring lawyers; it’s for anyone interested in understanding how law impacts everyday life and influences their industry. Our Master of Science program equips you with the skills to analyze and navigate complex situations, positioning you as a trusted advisor who can be the bridge between legal insights and industry knowledge. Whether you aim to enhance your awareness or strengthen your professional role, this flexible program offers valuable tools to help you thrive while completing your degree at your own pace.

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Our 100% online curriculum focuses on practical, situation-based learning, but figuring out which degree path you should take can be challenging. Answer a few quick questions, and we will help match you to the program that will give you the tools to achieve your goals. 



The lively and spirited interaction with other students and the exposure to alternate ideas is just one of the reasons I love the format of the courses.

Wayne Premo, Jr., M.S. '22


Our M.S. degree offers five specialized programs, each designed to meet your specific educational and professional needs. As you select your courses, a wide range of electives are available to broaden your expertise, ensuring an experience that covers all necessary aspects of your field. Today is the day to take the first step toward becoming an indispensable asset within your industry.

3 Credit

Introduction to Law and Legal Methods for Non-Lawyers

18 Credits

Courses Within Your Chosen Discipline

6 Credits

Elective Courses
From Any

3 Credit

Capstone Thesis 


30 Credit

Master of Science



Albany Law School is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and the American Bar Association (which accredits only J.D. programs).

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