May I attend Toledo Law part-time?
Your Toledo Law experience can be tailored to a variety of professional goals and academic timetables. Three courses of study are available – full-time, part-time evening, and part-time day. Start in August, January, or May.
What happens during my first year?
You’ll take required courses that are the substantive building blocks for your legal education:
- Civil Procedure - Pleading & Practice
- Constitutional Law - Structure
- Contracts I and II
- Criminal Law
- Property - Fundamentals of Ownership
- Property - Transactions & Land Use
You will also take Lawyering Skills I and II, where you will learn legal research techniques and strategies, legal analysis skills, and how to write memos and appeals briefs.
What happens during my second and third years?
You will direct your course of study by selecting from a broad range of electives, including substantive law courses, legal clinics, and flex courses (one- or two-credit classes that meet on breaks or weekends and feature renowned practitioners and academics who teach specialized areas of the law).
There are a few required courses to fit into your schedule:
- Civil Procedure - Jurisdiction
- Constitutional Law - Rights
- Legal Ethics
In addition, you will complete two upper-level research and writing projects, with faculty supervision, in fields that interest you.
You will also complete the College's experiential learning requirement.