Concord Law School of Kaplan University
Concord Law School is registered as a Distance Learning Law School in the unaccredited law school category with the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of California. Registration with the Committee permits Concord JD graduates, who meet the regulatory requirements, to apply for admission to the State Bar of California. Study at, or graduation from, this law school may not qualify a student to take the bar examination or satisfy the requirements for admission to practice in jurisdictions other than California. A student intending to seek admission to practice law in a jurisdiction other than California should contact the admitting authority in that jurisdiction for information regarding the legal education requirements in that jurisdiction for admission to the practice of law.
Concord is part of Kaplan University, which is regionally accredited. Concord is separately and specifically accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), a national accreditor.
DETC, 1601 18th Street, NW, Washington, DC 2009, Tel: 202.234.5100, www.detc.org)
Concord Law School provides:
- A personal law advisor to monitor your module progress throughout the curriculum to ensure you are on track
- Professors readily available with additional direction and advice
- Concord First, a unique program for 1L (first year) JD students that includes online video review lectures live online classes in exam tech, and an in-person prep weekend prior to the First-Year Law Students' Exam
- A wealth of peer support through mentoring and networking facilitated by our Student Bar Association
Whether you desire to enhance your professional profile or chart a new career course, Concord Law School is an ideal way for people from all walks of life to earn a legal education in a way that best fits their professional and personal needs. The alumni and current student body of Concord Law School includes CEOs, physicians, bankers, engineers, pilots, retired and active military officers, city officials, nurses, compliance analysts, dentists, consultants, sales reps, accountants, small business owners, stay-at-home parents and family caregivers
An Executive Juris Doctor degree could be beneficial to individuals in a wide variety of administrative, regulatory or upper management positions, including in areas of higher education, financial services, accounting, public administration, healthcare, risk management, or criminal justice and law enforcement. Graduates could also seek a teaching position at the college or university level.
Forty percent of Concord’s student body has at least one graduate degree upon enrolling. Concord has students living in all 50 states and internationally. Approximately 30 percent of its student population resides in California.
The current student body and alumni include CEOs, physicians, bankers, engineers, pilots, retired and active military officers, city officials, nurses, compliance analysts, dentists, consultants, sales representatives, accountants, small business owners and entrepreneurs, stay-at-home parents, and family caregivers.