Graduate Programs

Our campus is an oasis of learning in the heart of a vibrant American city, just steps from the U.S. Capitol and Supreme Court. Here you can take your legal expertise to the next level with our Master of Laws (LL.M.) and Certificate programs or pursue the highest degree in the legal field with our Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.).

With more than 300 courses offered each year, and more specialty areas than any other U.S. law school, Georgetown Law allows you to develop an individualized program based on your interests and goals. Decide whether to immerse yourself in an intensive year-long program, complete your degree part-time, or even take courses remotely through our online portal.

The D.C. Advantage

Our faculty are writing, interpreting, shaping, and enforcing the laws. Our classes are taught by current and former top officials from a variety of courts, agencies, corporations, and organizations headquartered in D.C.

Our campus hosts a never-ending calendar of events that features U.S. and international legal experts and leaders. And our students have access to countless externships throughout the city. With these opportunities to experience the law in action, as well as Georgetown Law’s large alumni network and dedicated career counselors, you can take your career anywhere from here.

Make the Most of D.C.

Our students have access to elite externships at federal agencies, top law firms, nonprofits and institutions such as the World Bank and IMF.

Explore our Top-Notch Career Services

Learn how we can help you catapult your career to the next level.