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The Ultimate in Pre-Law Education

ACHLS is not only the ultimate in pre-law education, but for qualified students, The American College of History and Legal Studies will decrease the time it takes for you to earn your BA and JD degree by a full year, saving you time and money.

Massachusetts School of Law Graduation

ACHLS’s Early Admissions to Law School Program allows a qualifying ACHLS student to combine her senior year at ACHLS in New Hampshire with her first year of law school at the Massachusetts School of Law at Andover.

  • Approximately 17 similar pre-law programs are offered throughout the United States.
  • The Early Admissions to Law School Program allows a student to obtain a joint BA/JD degree within six years, as opposed to the traditional seven years to complete both.
  • Prerequisites to participate in the Early Admissions to Law School Program are outlined on www.achls.org and in the catalog.
  • ACHLS offers additional pathways to law school for pre-law students who may not qualify for our Early Admissions to Law School program.

Early Admission to Law School

ACHLS's pre-law program in conjunction with the Massachusetts School of Law

Graduation Day at Massachusetts School of Law

Students who earn thirty (30) credits at The American College of History and Legals Studies and achieve a GPA of 2.7 or higher in their junior year can apply to the Massachusetts School of Law at Andover after their junior year, and receiving their B.A. after the first year of law school.

Called the Early Admissions To Law School Program, this course of study allows a student to obtain a joint B.A. and J.D. degrees in six years rather than seven. Students interested in the Early Admissions to Law School Program would apply through an application process specifically set up for them by MSL.

Approximately 17 similar programs are offered throughout the United States.

Additional Pathways to Law School

ACHLS offers students who may not qualify for our Early Admissions To Law School Program, but who are interested in pre-law and whose goal it is to earn a JD degree, additional pathways to law school.

Students who earn sixty (60) credits at ACHLS and achieve a cumulative GPA of 2.3 or higher can enter the Massachusetts School of Law at Andover after their senior year.