Harvard University

Law School

Master of Laws


Harvard Graduate School of Education, 321 Longfellow Hall, Appian Way

13 Appian Way

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Laws

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Harvard Law School operates a Graduate Program for study beyond the Juris Doctor degree. The Graduate Program offers two degrees: the Master of Laws (LL.M.) and the Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.). The LL.M. is a one-year program for individual pursuing advanced legal studies and academic research and scholarship. The S.J.D. is the School's most advanced degree, designed for aspiring legal academics who wish to pursue sustained independent study, research, and writing. In addition to the LL.M. and S.J.D. degrees, the Program also accommodates a number of visiting researchers and scholars.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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