Juris Doctor - Attorney Track (JDAT)

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

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

  • Weekly interaction with other 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 or assignment due dates.

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

Interested in Earning Your Juris Doctor Degree with Us?

Interested in gaining legal knowledge but not becoming an attorney? The Juris Doctor Executive Track program offered through our sister school, William Howard Taft University, could be for you!

Upcoming Start Dates


July 19th, September 13th

Independent Study: 

July 12th, August 9th

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