Law at South Carolina

Since 1867, we have remained true to our mission of teaching law through in-depth study, professional mentoring and service. We have a history of excellence, but we are not bound by tradition. Here you will be challenged to think critically and find creative solutions to today's complex problems.

Graduate Degrees

As a student in the School of Law, you can choose from a curriculum that addresses a full range of interests from international law to litigation and trial advocacy. You may also choose to pursue a number of dual degree options that combine your passion for the law with other career focused interests. Dual degree programs allow you to earn two graduate level degrees simultaneously and require separate applications. Applications for admission are handled through our School of Law.    

D  J.D. in Law

Application information for this degree is available through our School of Law.

C Certificate in Children's Law

Application information for this certificate is available through our School of Law.

DD  Dual Degree: Accountancy and Law (M.Acc. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the Moore School of Business and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Accountancy and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: Criminology and Criminal Justice and Law (M.A. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: Earth and Environmental Resources Management and Law (M.E.E.R.M. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Earth and Environmental Resources Management and a Juris Doctor.

Additional information about this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: Economics and Law (M.A. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the Moore School of Business and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Arts in Economics and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: Human Resources and Law (M.H.R. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the Moore School of Business and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Human Resources and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: International Business and Law (I.M.B.A. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the Moore School of Business and the School of Law, culminates in a International Master of Business Administration and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: Journalism and Mass Communications and Law (M.M.C / J.D.)

This program, offered by the School of Journalism and Mass Communications and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Mass Communication in Journalism and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: Public Administration and Law (M.P.A. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Public Administration and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: Health Services Policy and Management and Law (M.H.A. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the Arnold School of Public Health and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Health Administration in Health Services Policy and Management and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

DD  Dual Degree: Social Work and Law (M.S.W. / J.D.)

This program, offered by the College of Social Work and the School of Law, culminates in a Master of Social Work and a Juris Doctor.

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.