Program structure

The OU College of Law Master of Legal Studies in Oil, Gas, and Energy Law is a 32 credit hour program that can be completed in 15 months. Students in the program will take the following courses:

Module 1 - Online
Introduction to Petroleum Engineering & Geosciences
1
Legal Drafting
2
Module 2 - Online
Foundations of Contract Law for the Energy Industry
2
Introduction to Property Law and Natural Resources
2
Module 3 - Online
Oil & Gas Law
2
Real Estate Transactions
2
Module 4 - Online
Mineral Title Examination
3
Oil & Gas Environmental Law
2
Module 5 - Online
Oil & Gas Contracts
3
Legal Research for the Energy Industry
1
Module 6 - Online
Water Law for the Energy Industry
1
Oil & Gas Regulatory Practices
3
Module 7 - Online
Federal, State & Indian Lands
2
Midstream Oil & Gas Law
1
Federal Lands Offshore
1
Module 8 - Norman, OK
Negotiations & Communications
2
Project Economics & Finance
2

Apply now! The MLS in Oil, Gas, and Energy Law explores legal and contractual issues facing energy companies and those working in oil and gas. OU Law's graduate curriculum uniquely prepares students for working with energy attorneys, oil and gas companies, and legal issues related to land work. Contact us for more information or to receive a call from an OU Law representative.