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As the field of natural resource law becomes more and more regulated, professionals are being called upon to master a finer understanding of state and federal regulations governing the aspects of our environment that can be resourced for economic and societal benefit.
The St. Mary’s M.Jur. in Natural Resource Law provides such professionals with a program that will position them to better navigate these regulations regarding air, wind, light, water, soil, land, underground minerals and oil.
The Natural Resource Law concentration is one of many M.Jur. degree programs at St. Mary’s. You may also be interested in the Environmental Law concentration. All of our Master of Jurisprudence degrees are fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on College and have obtained acquiescence from the American Bar Association (ABA).
|Required Courses||Credit Hours|
|Fundamentals of the American Legal System||2|
|Legal Research and Writing I||2|
|Contracts I (or Contracts I and II online)||3 (or 4 for Contracts I and II online)|
|Property I, Property II (or Property I and II online)||3 for Property I, 2 for Property II (or 4 for Property I and II online)|
|Administrative Law (or Administrative Law and Regulatory Interpretation online)||3|
|Oil and Gas, or Water Law||3|
|International Business Transactions||2|
Curious which M.Jur. concentration is right for you? Questions about the admission process or the program? Our admission team will work with you to answer any questions and help you through the process when you’re ready.
Learn about the application process, deadlines and requirements for the Master of Jurisprudence program: