Earn your Master of Science in Legal Administration Degree, online or in class!
We invite you to discover how the Sturm College of Law in Denver, Colorado can prepare you for a successful career in legal management. While we offer a variety of degrees and certificate programs in law and legal related fields, we’d like to acquaint you with our Master of Science in Legal Administration (MSLA) degree which is a blend of business and law and offers flexibility for traditional and non-traditional students.
Since 1972, the Master of Science in Legal Administration (MSLA) Program has been educating students on the management and operation of law firms, courts, and legal organizations. The MSLA degree provides students with the business knowledge and skills to run a law firm, court, or legal organization, both nationally and internationally.
To accommodate the needs of our students, courses are offered both online and on-campus, with all in-class courses scheduled in the evening. Students may attend full-time, and graduate in one year; or part-time, and graduate in two to four years. Our students come from diverse backgrounds and have varying interests: some are working professionals, while others are students interested in entering the field of legal administration.
The mission of the MSLA program at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law is to improve the quality of justice worldwide through the education and training of the profession that manages, operates, and leads courts, law firms, and legal organizations. To this end, we offer the following and programs:
- Master of Science in Legal Administration
"Enrolling in the MSLA program was the best decision I made for my professional life. The program fit perfectly with my business management background and keen interest in the legal field. I appreciated the small class sizes and the one-on-one attention I received from each professor. All of the professors have an extensive background in the legal field, and their insights and knowledge were priceless to the program. I would recommend this program to anyone who not only wants to enhance their education, but enhance their career as well."