Entertainment & New Media Law Specialization

‌Ranked 6th in Entertainment Law by the Hollywood Reporter, Loyola takes advantage of its prime location in Los Angeles to offer students a broad spectrum of courses taught by top faculty and industry leaders.  From protecting creative content, to negotiating deals with performers, distributors, and studios, the law is a part of the enterainment business.  Loyola's Master of Science in Legal Studies (MLS) with a specialization in Entertainment Law can teach you what you need to be valuable and savvy in this industry.

The MLS program can be completed in one year, full-time or over the course of two years, part-time. Loyola offers evening courses as well as traditional day courses to provide greater flexibility for your schedule and lifestyle. The MLS Entertainment Law Specialization offers a great breadth and depth of courses to meet the needs of emerging and mid-career professionals across the industry.

The Entertainment Law Specialization will be recognized upon the satisfactory completion of 17 units of coursework in addition to the first-year course in Contracts and Legal Methods I and II.  This includes 13 units of required courses and 4 units of electives.

Required Courses

  • Contracts (5 units)
  • Legal Methods I (2 units)
  • Legal Methods II (2 units)
  • Entertainment Law (3 units)
  • Copyright Law (3 units)
  • Business Associations (4 units)