Dual Degree Master of Law Program with Foreign Institutions

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Dual Degree Master Program with Foreign Institutions

OUC Law single-mindedly concentrates on its students. We created a dual master of law program with University of Alabama School of Law, University of Baltimore School of Law, University of Oregon School of Law, Penn State University Dickinson School of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School and Bangor University School of law. Besides, master + JD program and Bachelor + JD program are carried out with University of Arizona School of Law.

“1+1+1 dual LL.M. Program”

OUC Law and the cooperative institutions agree to offer well-qualified graduate students(limited to LL.M. students with an LL.B. degree) the opportunity to obtain anLL.M. from both OUC Law and the foreign institution in a model of “1+1+1”, a total of three years. In order to earn both degrees, candidates must complete one academic year of studies (two terms) at OUC Law, one year (two terms) at the foreign institution, and then one year (two terms) back to OUC Law to finish the graduate thesis, for a total of three years (6 terms). Candidates successfully completing the Program shall be awarded an LL.M. from OUC Law and an LL.M. from the foreign institution as separate degrees, and not as a single joint degree.

“2+2 LL.M. /JD Program”

OUC Law and Arizona Law agree to offer well-qualified graduate students from OUC Law (limited to LL.M. students with an LL.B. degree) the opportunity to obtain both an LL.M. degree from OUC Law and a J.D. from Arizona law in as much as one year less time than would be required if the degrees were pursued sequentially. In order to earn both degrees, candidates in the OUC Law LL.M. degree program must complete the program in a total of four years of which two years must be completed in residence at Arizona Law. Candidates successfully completing the Program shall be awarded a JD from Arizona Law and an LL.M. from OUC Law, as separate degrees and not as a single joint degree.

“3+2 LLB/JD Program”

OUC Law and Arizona Law agree to offer well-qualified students from OUC Law the opportunity to obtain both their first law degree from OUC Law and a J.D. from Arizona Lawin as much as two years less time than would be required if the degrees were pursued sequentially. In order to earn both degrees, candidates in the OUC Law LL.B. degree program must complete the program in a total of five years of which two years must be completed in residence at Arizona Law. Candidates successfully completing the Program shall be awarded a JD from Arizona Law and an LL.B. from OUC Law, as separate degrees and not as a single joint degree.

Last updated Jan 2018

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Ocean University of China is a comprehensive university under the direct jurisdiction of the State Ministry of Education, offering coursework in the fields of Economics, Liberal Arts, Medical Sciences ... Read More

Ocean University of China is a comprehensive university under the direct jurisdiction of the State Ministry of Education, offering coursework in the fields of Economics, Liberal Arts, Medical Sciences ?Pharmaceuticals?, Management, Law, Sciences, Engineering and Agronomy. OUC has been approved as one of the national key universities with “Project 985”and “Project 211”. Ocean University is located in Qingdao, the host city of the 29th Olympic Sailing Regatta in 2008 and also renowned as a summer resort and an attractive historic tourist city of scenic beauty and temperate climate. OUC has 2,537 faculty members and 27,000 registered students. Every year more than 1,300 international students from over 50 countries choose to study in the university. International Education Center is the division of the University that is in charge of international student admission, management and services. Warmly welcome the students from the countries around the world. Read less