Charleston School of Law

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

The Charleston School of Law know the application process can sometimes seem overwhelming. No worries. Our admissions team is here to answer any questions and walk you through the process. 

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The Charleston School of Law offers a course of study with full-time and part-time enrollment options leading to a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree.

The primary objective of the Admirality and Maritime Law program is to bring students together with admiralty law specialties, and with the non-lawyer maritime professionals.

HOW TO APPLY

The Charleston School of Law requires all applicants to have earned a bachelor’s degree from an accredited school prior to enrolling. A final transcript should be sent to LSAC from each degree-granting school denoting the degree was conferred. If a transcript is not received in a timely manner after the start of classes, October 15 for fall enrollees and within four weeks of the date classes begin for spring enrollees, the student will be administratively withdrawn from classes and their offer of admission revoked.

Applicants must complete a series of steps prior to being considered for acceptance to Charleston School of Law. This checklist will help you quickly gather all the information you need.

The Charleston School of Law Office of Admission offers both merit-based and need-based scholarships.

The Charleston School of Law Office of Financial Aid helps students make informed financial decisions in all areas of student life: budgeting, loan comparisons, refund disbursements, and debt management.

Tuition is a major factor when considering law school. How much does a law degree cost? Can I afford it? This tuition chart will answer those foundational questions. 

CHARLESTON SCHOOL OF LAW 

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If you would like to receive information on the Charleston School of Law, please complete the request information form, email the Office of Admission, or call (843) 377-2143.

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Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, The Charleston School of Law is mandated to issue an Annual Campus Security Report outlining School of Law security policies and reporting campus crime statistics.