INTRODUCTION TO THE JURIS DOCTOR (JD)

CalSouthern’s online Juris Doctor (JD) program offers the convenience and flexibility required by the busy, working professional who wishes to take up the study of law and become a lawyer. Graduates of the program who have complied with Title 4, Division 1 of the Rules of the State Bar of California will be eligible to sit for the California Bar Examination. The JD is a rigorous and challenging program with an emphasis on analytical thinking and ethical responsibility. You’ll find the case books and materials used in this program at many of the nation’s most prestigious law schools. Additionally, the faculty of CalSouthern School of Law is comprised of experienced, practicing attorneys who are also gifted and dedicated educators.

Credits required for degree completion: 88

Maximum transfer credits/years accepted: 2 years

Program length: 4 years*

Cost per credit: $295



* With maximum transfer credits, Learners can complete the degree program in as little as two years.


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CalSouthern’s Online JD Degree Program: Take Advantage of a Community of Support

The study of law is one of the world’s oldest, most rigorous, and most prestigious academic pursuits. An extremely versatile degree, the Juris Doctor (JD) is held by many prominent business leaders, politicians, diplomats and authors, among other professions, in addition to all attorneys.

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