Master of Studies in Law

Our Master of Studies in Law degree is specifically designed to help professionals build their knowledge of law relevant to the human resources and health care fields. Classes are 100% online so students can learn when it's convenient and apply new skills immediately to their careers. Whether you are a professional interested in a new and exciting career change or an experienced specialist looking to grow your legal knowledge and employment opportunities, Wayne Law's MSL program is for you.

Human Resources Concentration

No organization succeeds without skilled human resources professionals. HR specialists guide every aspect of employment relationships and workplace management, navigating a complex and evolving landscape of legal requirements and business needs. The role of HR is more important than ever as the country recovers from the COVID-19 crisis. Employers are facing a transformed work environment, and HR specialists with a background in law will play a critical role in helping their organizations chart the way forward.

Additionally, the MSL-HR is a Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) Academically Aligned Program. Programs recognized as SHRM academic partners are viewed as a top choice for students seeking a career in Human Resources. Students enrolled in a SHRM HR aligned program are provided with the opportunity to earn their SHRM-CP credential prior to graduating, providing them with a competitive advantage in the job market.

Health Law Concentration

With increasing complexity in the health care industry, health professionals are required to engage with legal questions as they navigate regulatory requirements while managing legal risk. Health laws and regulations impact the healthcare industry, public health, health equity, and the economy. Professionals with a background in law will be able to assist their organization in traversing important federal and state laws, regulations, and policies in the health care sector.

What sets us apart

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Expert faculty

Professors include renowned scholars and practitioners in the field.


Immediate impact

Apply the new skills you learn to your job as you go.

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Wayne Law consistently has the lowest tuition in the state.