Harvard University

public affairs and law

1st US-News World Ranking
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This program is the most advanced law degree, designed for aspiring legal academics who wish to pursue sustained independent study, research and writing.

Online application form, CV/Resume, Recommendations (2), Transcripts, Official TOEFL reprt, Personal Statement(no more than 1000 words), Summary of LL.M. Paper (no more than 500 words), LL.M Paper or the equivalent, Research Proposal (no more than 2500 words), Students who have not received an LL.M degree from Harvard or another leading US law school are virtually never admitted to S.J.D. Applicant must have obtained his or her previous degree or degrees in law with distinction.

Legal Counsel, Compliance Officer, Associate Dean-International and Comparative Legal studies, Justice sector advisor, Contract administrator, Senior Compliance Analyst.

15th Dec

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This program works towards meaningful reforms on cutting edge criminal justice issues. By conducting rigorous legal and policy analysis, forging partnerships with advocates and policymakers around the country and convening diverse stakeholders, to develop solutions to hard problems of criminal justice reform.

LSAT or GRE results, Register for LSAC's Credential Assembly Service(CAS) and pay all appropriate fees, Submit all undergraduate and graduate transcripts to LSAC, Submit two letters of recommendation to LSAC, Submit HLS application, Personal statement and Resume electronically.

Crime analyst, Social services assistant, Intelligence analyst, Crime scene investigator, Criminalist, Community intervention specialist.

15th Dec

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This program open up ideas about alternative norms, rules strategies, and institutions that help them better see and understand choices made withi the United States. The benefits of such courses are most obvious for students intending to specialize in the international arena, but even individuals who anticipate a career anchored principally in their own nation's legal system have much to gain from such offerings.

LSAT or GRE results, Register for LSAC's Credential Assembly Service(CAS) and pay all appropriate fees, Submit all undergraduate and graduate transcripts to LSAC, Submit two letters of recommendation to LSAC, Submit HLS application, Personal statement and Resume electronically.

Legal Counsel, Compliance Officer, Associate Dean-International and Comparative Legal studies, Justice sector advisor, Contract administrator, Senior Compliance Analyst.

15th Dec

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Lawyers practicing in business related areas-corporate law, real estate, tax, business litigation, many areas of government regulation, and aspects of non profit representation-need to acquire skills in three areas: basic analytics (accounting, finance, economics), an appreciation of transactions, and relevant fields of law.

LSAT or GRE results, Register for LSAC's Credential Assembly Service(CAS) and pay all appropriate fees, Submit all undergraduate and graduate transcripts to LSAC, Submit two letters of recommendation to LSAC, Submit HLS application, Personal statement and Resume electronically.

Business lawyers, Paralegals, Finance analysts, Corporate attorney, Corporate counsel.

15th Dec

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Students particularly interested in the workings of government should take courses, at both a foundational and an advanced level, in (1) government structure and processes generally and (2) particular regulatory fields(the balance as between these two categories may differ from student to student, depending on interests and career aspirations.)

LSAT or GRE results, Register for LSAC's Credential Assembly Service(CAS) and pay all appropriate fees, Submit all undergraduate and graduate transcripts to LSAC, Submit two letters of recommendation to LSAC, Submit HLS application, Personal statement and Resume electronically.

Clinical instructor of law, Counsel, Legal counsel, Associate general counsel, Legal-assistant general counsel, Assistant general counsel-IP-Legal, Corporate counsel, Assistant general counsel - legal operations.

15th Dec

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University Stats

36012

Students

6699

Undergraduates

13120

Postgraduate

2400

Faculty Strength

15

Student Faculty Ratio

5
%

Acceptance Rate

$
47730

Tuition Fees

$
17160

Living Cost

$
5395

Other Fees

4.1

Avg. GPA

43

Avg. IB

87
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD