As a Nebraska College of Law student, you will be immersed in an educational experience that is flexible, unique and designed to your passions and goals. Our specialized programs provide opportunities to work with Nebraska Law faculty, who are national leaders in their areas of expertise. They will help guide you as you strive to reach your goals.
Juris Doctor (J.D.)
Our JD degree program provides a traditional foundation in legal analysis and critical reasoning, along with the opportunity to specialize your learning in an individualized program of study alongside a faculty member.
You can receive a juris doctor and a master’s degree in one of nine other disciplines by pursuing a joint degree.
Qualified students may begin working on their juris doctor degree after three years of undergraduate studies. This program allows you to take law classes to fulfill undergraduate requirements, and complete an undergraduate and juris doctor degree in only six years.
Space, Cyber, & Telecommunications Law
This first-of-its-kind program prepares professionals for the ever-changing field of creating and adapting laws and regulations to new technological advances. You can complete this as a JD, LL.M or JS.D. candidate.
Master of Legal Studies
The Master of Legal Studies is ideal for students who may not want to pursue the practice of law, but want a better understanding of the legal process and procedure.
Global Legal Practice
The Global Legal Practice program introduces international students to the legal practices and demands of the United States.