Southwestern Law School

Southwestern Law School

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Southwestern Law School is an independent, nonprofit, nonsectarian institution fully approved by the American Bar Association. It is the only law school to offer four J.D. courses of study that differ in scheduling and instructional approach, including traditional full- and part-time programs as well as a unique two-year accelerated curriculum. It is a member of the Association of American Law Schools.

Southwestern also offers:

  • a concurrent J.D./M.B.A. program with The Drucker Graduate School of Management; 
  • a J.D./M.A. program in Negotiation with California State University, Dominguez Hills; 
  • a public policy certificate program with the Pardee RAND Graduate School; 
  • a bioscience industry certificate program with the Keck Graduate Institute; 
  • LL.M. programs in entertainment and media law and general studies