Intellectual Property Law Specialization

Loyola's Master of Science in Legal Studies (MLS) with a specialization in Intellectual Property is designed to provide working professionals in the field with legal skills and training that will help them expand their knowledge and skill sets to be more effective in a legally complex 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 Intellectual Property Specialization offers a breadth and depth of courses to meet the needs of professionals across the industry.  

Courses Include

  • Copyright
  • Antitrust
  • Trademark Law
  • Patent Law
  • Intellectual Property Survey

Industry Connections

Turning GearsLoyola has one of the largest alumni networks in the world specifically focused on entertainment, media and intellectual property practitioners: the Loyola Entertainment Alumni Network (LEAN). Internship and externship opportunities held by Loyola students in just the past year read like a "Who's Who" of the entertainment business including: NBC/Universal * Sony * Lionsgate * MTV Live Nation * Warner Brothers Television * HBO * 20th Century Fox Paramount Pictures * Universal Music Group EMI * MGM-UA Studios * CBS Legendary Entertainment * Maker Studio OWN Networks * YAHOO * Activision *