Adams Law School















At Adams College, you can earn a JD degree. Although this program is NOT designed to meet any bar exam requirements, having a JD degree from Adams College will enhance your marketability.

The Juris Doctor (JD) is the first professional law degree in the United States. Candidates for the JD already hold a baccalaureate or masters degree in most cases, and have many years of professional working experience. At Adams College, the program leading to the JD degree is offered only to students who have at earned a minimum of a baccalaureate or higher degree; and significant work experience in the legal field. The degree requires successful completion of 88-semester hours and a dissertation and defense thereof. This would equate to ten plus years of professional work experience,and a masters level degree; or 15 plus years of professional experience and a baccalaureate degree.

Graduate legal education is a significant aspect of Adams Law School. Adams has a unique tradition in civil, family, and international law, as well as special expertise in corporate law and in environmental law.

If you feel that you have what it takes, please consider applying to Adams College of Law in pursuant of a JD degree. The evaluation process will take up to seven days; as long as the applicant submits all relative and supporting documentation.