Cornell Law offers a Master of Science (Legal Studies) (M.S.L.S.) degree. The M.S.L.S. is a one-year nonprofessional degree intended for Cornell University graduate Ph.D. students and post-doctoral fellows who have no prior legal training and seek an introduction to the foundations of legal systems, legal reasoning, argumentation and analysis, legal procedure, and substantive law in selected areas. For more information read this overview of the program and application instructions.
Apply. Applications need to be completed no later than May 1, 2013.