Are you interested in the study of law, justice systems and international justice? Do you want to know both sides of the legal equation? Do you want to ensure justice happens—but only to those who truly deserve to feel the weight of the long arm of the law? We can help.
In Montclair State University’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences, we help you explore the ins and outs of justice and legal matters. Our faculty are experts in law and legal studies, criminal justice, political science and sociology. The skills they’ll pass along to you will help you advance your career in law, legal studies, justice systems or even international justice.
MA in Law and Governance
Advance your career with a graduate degree that offers insight into the cutting edge of specialty areas such as conflict management, human resource management, private sector compliance, law office management, legal information management, trademark law, ethics, and professional responsibility.
MA in Law and Governance, Conflict Management and Peace Studies Concentration:
Advance your career in the government, the corporate sector or in the private arena with a program of study in conflict management and peace studies.
MA in Law and Governance, Governance, Compliance, and Regulation Concentration:
Develop a critical understanding of law with an emphasis on gaining an advanced level of legal knowledge in areas such as governance, compliance and human resources.
MA in Law and Governance, Intellectual Property Concentration:
This program’s concentration on intellectual property will help you prepare for any number of career advancement opportunities in government, the corporate sector and private arenas.
MA in Law and Governance, Legal Management Concentration:
A concentration in legal management will help enhance analytical and critical thinking skills essential to the legal field.
Paralegal Studies Certificate
This certificate program will give you knowledge and education you need to pursue direct employment opportunities in the paralegal field. In addition to a number of career possibilities with a combination of different majors, it also provides a solid academic foundation for those interested in pursuing law school. This program is approved by the American Bar Association.