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LLM Admission Requirements & Application

LLM Admission Requirements

LLM in American Legal Practice (On-campus/Full-time)


In order to be eligible for an LLM degree from The Kline School of Law, domestic LLM applicants must have completed a JD. International applicants must have completed an undergraduate or graduate degree in law.

All applicants to the LLM in American Legal Practice program must submit:

  1. A completed application
  2. Academic transcripts verified by LSAC’s Credential Assembly Service
  3. If you’re an international student: Proof of English proficiency with a TOEFL or IELTS score*
  4. A written personal statement expressing their interest in the program
  5. Resume
  6. Following a thorough review of your application, Drexel may request a Skype, in-person, or telephone interview with you.

Application Deadlines

  • International Applicants: May 1
  • Domestic Applicants: July 1

This full-time on-campus program begins in the fall semester only.

How to Apply

  1. Log into or create an account through LSAC’s LLM Credential Assembly Service.
  2. Select the program you’re interested in and follow the remaining instructions.

LLM in Cyber Law and Data Privacy & LLM in Health Care and Pharmaceutical Compliance (Online/Part-Time)


All applicants to the LLM in Cyber Law and Data Privacy program and to the LLM in Health Care and Pharmaceutical Compliance program must submit:

  1. A completed application
  2. Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
  3. Essay of approximately 500 words
  4. Resume
  5. Standardized test score reports (GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT) can be submitted, but are not required
  6. Additional requirements for International Students

* Successful applicants will typically have earned a 100 on the TOEFL or a 7.5 on the IELTS.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall Quarter 2022: July 22
  • Winter Quarter 2023: December 12
  • Spring Quarter 2023: March 6
  • Summer Quarter 2023: May 29

These online programs begin every quarter.

How to Apply

Use the following links to create or resume an application: