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Master of Jurisprudence in Military and National Security Law

M.Jur. Military and National Security Law Concentration

American flags in front of the St. Mary's campus, where you can study national security lawThe St. Mary’s M.Jur. in Military and National Security Law is for professionals in military, government and corporate positions requiring a working knowledge of the treaties, statutes and regulations that govern national security.

A degree program of this type is valuable in terms of developing your knowledge in the field of privacy as well as domestic economic and national defense security.

Professionals in a wide variety of private-sector career fields will benefit from more knowledge about the laws which apply in the U.S. and to our international activities and relationships.

M.Jur. at St. Mary's Law

The Military and National Security Law concentration is one of many options at St. Mary’s. All are fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on College and have obtained acquiescence from the American Bar Association (ABA).

General M.Jur. Program Information

Military and National Security Law Concentration Curriculum

Required Courses Credit Hours
Fundamentals of the American Legal System 2
Legal Research and Writing I 2
Criminal Law 3
Constitutional Law 4
Military Law 2
National Security Law 3

Additional concentration requirements

Students must select two of these courses.
Courses Credit Hours
Administrative Law (or Administrative Law and Regulatory Interpretation online) 3
Accounting Class 3
Constitutional Criminal Procedure 3
Human Rights 3
Public International Law 3
U.S. Treaties and International Research 2

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