The Catholic University of America

Course Requirements

The following courses are required for the J.D. degree:

   > Constitutional Law II

> Professional Skills

> Professional Responsibility

> Transition-to-Practice

> Upper-Level Writing

Strongly Recommended
Courses for All Students

These courses are foundational for all areas of legal practice.

> Corporations

> Criminal Procedure

> Evidence


Elective Courses
By Practice Area

To assist upper-division students in planning their academic programs, the faculty has organized elective offerings into 32 course clusters grouped by practice area. 

> All Course Descriptions
> Practice Areas