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Education Concentration

Today’s educators navigate a constantly evolving ecosystem accountable to a wide-ranging group of stakeholders ranging from preschoolers to the federal government. The Education JM program is designed to provide teachers, administrators, and other K-12 and higher education professionals with the expertise they need to better serve their students and academic communities. Graduates study a broad range of legal issues that bear on the American education system, including school funding, student privacy and educational records, learning and testing accommodations, financial aid, and free speech.

JM Education Curriculum

Semester 1

Semester 2

Semester 3

Introduction to American Law

Introduction to Regulatory Compliance

Student Privacy and Educational Records

Legal Analysis and Writing

Contracts and Business Law

Legal Developments in Disability Law

Torts and Criminal Law

Education Regulation and Legislation

Legal Developments in Education

Education Concentration Application