MLS Indigenous Peoples Law program overview

The OU College of Law Master of Legal Studies in Indigenous Peoples Law is a 33 credit hour program which can be taken in 12 month attending on a full-time basis, or 21 months on a part-time basis. The suggested sequence is below:

Module 1
Introduction to the American Legal System
1
History of Federal Indian Law & Policy
3
Module 2
Native American Natural Resources
3
Module 3
Criminal Jurisdiction in Indian Country
3
Module 4
Religion, Culture & Indian Law
3
Module 5
International Indigenous Peoples Law
3
MODULE 6
Civil & Regulatory Law in Indian Country
3
MODULE 7
Federal Indian Water Law
2
Legal Research
1
MODULE 8
Indian Gaming Laws and Regulations
2
MODULE 9
Tribal Economy
3
Capstone Research Project
2
MODULE 10
Indian Child Welfare Law
3

Apply now!  The MLS in Indigenous Peoples Law explores legal and contractual issues facing Native Americans and Indigenous Peoples. This graduate curriculum is uniquely prepares you in the legal aspects surrounding Native American tribal government and economic work. Contact us for more information or to request a call from an MLS team member.