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 University System has offered high quality distance learning Juris Doctor programs. We offer two different tracks, suited for different educational and career goals.
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 online degree in four years.
Great for those working in risk management, real estate, health care, sports management, and more!
Gain legal knowledge and skills to grow your career, even without plans to take the California bar exam.
Complete your online degree in three years.
The Taft University System is institutionally accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). In addition, Taft Law School is recognized by the California Bar Association and is an institutional member of the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AARAO).
Both Juris Doctor programs offer tuition costs of $365 per unit with the option of an interest-free payment plan. In addition, Federal Financial Aid is available for those in the telecommunications learning modality who qualify.
For decades, we've offered quality distance learning programs, making graduate degrees accessible for working professionals. We believe education should be accessible as well as a way to grow your career.
Upcoming Start Dates
August 9th, September 20th
Choose Your Learning Modality
Students enrolling in our Juris Doctor programs are able to choose between two distinct learning modalities: Telecommunications or 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.