The law school offers a rigorous curriculum with a rich history of excellence. The MS program consists of 30 credits taken from one of the four concentrations set out below. Twenty-four of the 30 credits must be earned at Albany Law School. Albany Law School will transfer up to 6 academic credits for related graduate level courses taken at an accredited college or university within the last three academic years and in which the student received a grade of a B or better. Master students will be joining a community of distinguished faculty, focused and determined students, and a network of accomplished alumni that can provide mentorship, internships, and potential employment.
Government Affairs and Advocacy
Located in the seat of state government, Albany Law School is uniquely situated to offer training and experiential opportunities for individuals seeking to prepare themselves for careers in government affairs, advocacy and lobbying.
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Health Law and Healthcare Compliance
This program is designed to equip those employed, or seeking employment, in the health care field, with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the dynamic world of health care.
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This alternative degree is for individuals looking to build a business or pursue a career that serves the legal and societal needs in their communities and beyond.
Learn more about the Social Entrepreneurship program