Law School

Law Schools with Human Rights Programs  

American University, Washington College of Law/ Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law:  LLM (Master’s in Law) Degree, specialization in human rights, JD prerequisite, 1 year.  

Columbia University, Law School/ Human Rights Institute:  LLM, JD prerequisite, 1 year.

Fordham University, School of Law/ Crowley Program in International Human Rights 

Georgetown Law School/ Human Rights Institute:  LLM, International Human Rights Certificate, JD prerequisite, 1 year.

Harvard Law School/ Human Rights Program:  LLM with Human Rights Concentration, 1 year.

Indiana University, School of Law/ Program in International Human Rights Law:  LLM, International Human Rights Law Track, JD prerequisite, 1 year.

Northwestern University School of Law/Center for International Human Rights:  LLM Concentration in International Human Rights

Notre Dame University, Law School/ Center for Civil and Human Rights: LLM and JSD (doctorate) in International Human Rights Law, JD prerequisite, 1 year.

NYU School of Law/ Center for Human Rights and Global Justice:  LLM, 1 year.

Oxford University/ Master’s in International Human Rights Law(distance-learning and part-time for lawyers and human rights professionals), 2 years.

Pepperdine University, School of Law, International Human Rights Program 

Human Rights at St. Thomas University School of Law (Miami):  LLM and JSD Programs in Intercultural Human Rights.

UC-Berkeley, International Human Rights Law Clinic.

University at Buffalo-SUNY, Law School, Buffalo Human Rights Center.

University of Michigan Law School, Program in Refugee and Asylum Law

University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, International Human Rights Program

University of Virginia, School of Law, Human Rights Program.

Yale Law School, Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights.