Choose from more than 200 courses and seminars.
Choose from one of the widest selections of courses and seminars (over 200) available anywhere. We continually update our offerings to keep pace with today’s evolving legal landscape—from digital technology and globalization of trade and finance to advancements in medical and biological sciences.
You’ll learn the professional responsibilities of a lawyer and basic financial and management principles, hone your legal writing and research skills, and deepen your knowledge of specific areas of law and legal practice.
Curricular choices are not limited to the law school: you can earn up to 12 graduate-level credits at another BU college or professional school or pursue an interdisciplinary graduate certificate.
Experience opportunities outside the classroom.
Whether you plan to work in private practice or public service, our numerous clinics, externships and semester-in-practice placements will provide resume-building legal experience in courtrooms, government agencies, companies, and nonprofit organizations in major cities across the U.S. and around the world. If you are interested in international law, consider spending a semester or a year overseas in one of BU Law’s 21 foreign study programs in Europe, Asia, South America, and the Middle East.