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Northeastern University School of Law

Flex JD Program


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Full-Time or Part-Time


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Program Length

Four years

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Campus Location

Boston, MA

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Number of Full-Time Faculty


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Online Instruction Style

Asynchronous only

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Total Credit Requirement

83 credits

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On-Campus Attendance Requirement


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Online Credit Hours

Up to two courses in the first four terms (maximium of nine credits) are taught by distance learning. Remaining courses are taught in-person, with up to one-third by distance learning.

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Joint Degree Programs Offered


2020 First Year Part-Time Class LSAT

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2020 First Year Part-Time Class GPA

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Priority: March 1, 2021
Final: June 15, 2021

Test Type Accepted

LSAT only and no more than 5 years old


Estimated Tuition

From $26,400 per year


Scholarships Offered

Merit-based aid is offered to select admitted students (including international) through a committee. Northeastern University Law Grants (NULG) are offered to first-year students based on financial need. A variety of need based scholarships are available to upper-level students.

Application Fee

Application Fee


Financial Aid Deadline

Financial Aid Deadline

March 1, 2021

Externship Offered

Students will complete a semester-long co-op placement with legal employers through Northeastern University's Cooperative Legal Education Program as well as participate in numerous programs offered by their Center for Co-op and Career Development.

Area of focus

Intellectual Property, International Law and Public Health Law