Degrees at Yale Law School


Yale Law School offers five degree–granting programs. Joint degrees are conferred by the law school and other Yale graduate programs. In addition, a limited number of visiting researchers and visiting students are welcomed each year. Learn more about the different degree programs available.

There is a role for lawyers to represent clients, to challenge authority, to hold it accountable and insist that it justify itself.”


Michael Wishnie

Class of 1993, William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law