Two Juris Doctor Degrees to
Bring Your Career Goals to Life

Looking for an online Juris Doctor program that will give you the knowledge and skills necessary for you to become a licensed California attorney? 

Since 1984, Taft Law School has offered a high quality distance learning Juris Doctor program. It now comes in two different tracks, suited for different goals.

Attorney Track
Executive Track
  • Designed to prepare you to sit for the California bar exam.

  • Becoming a licensed California attorney also allows you to practice law in certain federal practice areas, such as tax law and immigration law.

  • Complete your degree in four years.

  • Great for those working in risk managementreal estatehealth care, sports management, and more!

  • Gain legal knowledge and skills to grow your career without taking the bar exam to become a licensed attorney.

  • Complete your degree in three years.

Choose Your Learning Modality

Students enrolling in our Juris Doctor programs are able to choose between two distinct learning modalities: Telecommunications or Independent Study.

Independent Study
  • Study with a cohort of online students at the same point in the program as you.

  • Weekly interaction with other online students and your faculty.

  • Choose between an interest-free payment plan or Federal financial aid (if you qualify)

  • Monthly start dates so you can begin your program as soon as you're ready.

  • Self-paced study schedule with no required login times.

  • An interest free payment plan is available but not federal financial aid.

Upcoming Start Dates


July 19th, September 13th

Independent Study: 

July 12th, August 9th

Interested in Earning Your Juris Doctor Degree with Us?