2018-2019 Samford University Graduate Catalog 
    Jul 18, 2024  
2018-2019 Samford University Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Law (J.D.)

Required Courses

Law Core: Year II, Fall: 2 Credits

Law Core: Year II, Spring: 3 Credits

Law Electives: 40-42 Credits

  • Law - Writing Requirement (Law course with LR attribute) (1-4)

Law - Experiential Learning - Experiential/Skills Reqs

  •     Law - Exp Learning &/or Law - Exp Skills Req (L1, L2) (6)
           (6 credits in Law Courses with LE or LES attribute)
  •     Law - Experiential/Skills Requirement (L3) (1-4)
           (1 Law class with LES attribute)
  • Other Upper Level Law Courses (LAW 532  or LAW 600:999) (35-43) 

Total Required Credits: 88-92

*Beginning with the Class of 2018, students must take LAW 526 (Business Organizations)  no later than the fourth semester and LAW 540 (Wills, Trusts, and Estates)  no later than the fifth semester.
**Beginning with the Class of 2020, students must take LAW 665 (Criminal Procedure I)  during the 2nd or 3rd year.