Why Environmental and Energy Law

​USD School of Law provides a rich array of offerings in the fields of environmental and energy law.

The school's JD and LLM degree programs offer students the opportunity to study and collaborate with renowned faculty, practitioners and policy makers who play leadership roles in legal and policy issues at the state, national and international levels.

  • Credits required for concentration: 18
  • Minimum required grade point average in concentration courses to obtain concentration: 2.5
  • Recognition: Certificate and transcript notation
  • To receive the concentration, you must submit an application by April 1 of your graduating year.

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  • Courses in Environmental and Energy Law
  • Experience in Environmental and Energy Law
  • Energy Policy Initiatives Center
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