Admissions

Admissions

Empire College School of Law Admissions

Find out how to enroll in our California law school.

Like many accredited law schools in California, The School of Law at Empire College operates on a semester system. Introductory classes (Introduction to Law, and Legal Research and Writing) are offered in January, March and June, as well as in September and November. First-year classes (Criminal Law, Contracts, and Torts) begin in the fall and spring semesters.

JURIS DOCTOR PROGRAM

Students are classified as "Regular," "Special" or "Transfer." Regular students are defined as those having a four-year degree, OR an A.A./A.S. degree, OR 60 semester or 90 quarter units of undergraduate studies acceptable toward a B.A. degree. Special students are defined as those having less than 60 semester or 90 quarter units of undergraduate studies acceptable toward a B.A. degree. Keep law school requirements in mind when applying to accredited law schools in California.

MASTER OF LEGAL STUDIES PROGRAM

Applicants to the Master of Legal Studies (MLS) program must have a bachelor's degree. Admittance, attendance, and graduation from Empire College School of Law's MLS program will not allow a graduate to be entitled to practice law in California or any other jurisdiction. Attendees or graduates shall not be qualified to sit for the California Bar Examination or any bar examination in any other jurisdiction.

For complete information on law school requirements, contact the School of Law Admissions Office at 707-546-4000.

Contact us for more information on our law school in Santa Rosa or if you have any questions about our law school requirements. 

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