J.D. Thesis Program

It is a basic four-year law degree program with completion of a thesis as prerequisite to graduation. Although classified as a professional doctorate degree, it shall not however entitle the holder of the degree to be addressed with the designation reserved for holders of academic or research doctorate degrees. In addition to the subjects required under the J.D. Non-Thesis Curriculum, additional mandatory and elective courses, as well completion of a thesis, are required under the J.D. Thesis Curriculum.


  1. Perspective Courses
  2. Core Subjects
  3. Elective Courses (Optional)
  4. Apprenticeship
  5. Thesis