Ohio University

Sample Curriculum & Course Schedules for M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture

For On-Campus and Online Students

On-Campus Students: One-Year Course Schedules

Course Requirements for M.A. Research Essay Option

Fall (16 credit hours)
  • LJC 6000 4 credit hours
  • LJC 6500 – online 4 credit hours
  • LJC 6965 – online 4 credit hours
  • Elective 4 credit hours
Spring (16 credit hours)
  • LJC 6800 – online 4 credit hours
  • Elective 4 credit hours
  • Elective 4 credit hours
  • Elective 4 credit hours

Total Credits: 32

Course Requirements for M.A. Thesis Option

Fall (12 credit hours)
  • LJC 6000 4 credit hours
  • LJC 6500 – online 4 credit hours
  • LJC 6965 – online 4 credit hours
  • LJC 6950 – 4 credit hours
Spring (16 credit hours)
  • LJC 6950 – 4 credit hours
  • Elective 4 credit hours
  • Elective 4 credit hours
  • Elective 4 credit hours

Total Credits: 32

Online Students Course Schedules

Course Requirements for M.A. Research Essay Option

Fall (8 credit hours)
  • LJC 6500 – online 4 credit hours
  • LJC 6965 – online 4 credit hours
Spring (8 credit hours)
  • LJC 6000 – online 4 credit hours
  • Elective – online 4 credit hours
Fall (8 credit hours)
  • Elective – online 4 credit hours
  • Elective – online 4 credit hours
Spring (8 credit hours)
  • LJC 6800 – online 4 credits
  • Elective – online 4 credits

Total Credits: 32

Course Requirements for M.A. Thesis Option

Fall (8 credit hours)
  • LJC 6500 – online 4 credit hours
  • LJC 6965 – online 4 credit hours
Spring (8 credit hours)
  • Elective – online 4 credit hours
  • Elective – online 4 credit hours
Fall (8 credit hours)
  • Elective – online 4 credit hours
  • LJC 6950 – online option 4 credit hours
Spring (8 credit hours)
  • LJC 6950 - online option 4 credit hours
  • Elective – online 4 credit hours

Total Credits: 32