The Online Master’s in Compliance

From Top-40 Ranked Fordham Law School

Top 40 U.S.
Law School ¹

No GRE, GMAT, or LSAT Required

Fordham Law is the only top-40 law school to offer an online master’s in compliance with live classes. ²

Earn a specialized Master of Studies in Law in Corporate Compliance online from Fordham Law School and help your organization comply with ever-changing laws and regulations.

Designed for nonlawyers, the online master’s in compliance program prepares you to excel in today’s complex business environment by designing and applying methods that uphold the integrity of your organization.

Is a Master’s in Compliance Right for You?

The highly focused online master’s in compliance program is intended for legal-minded individuals who want to advance their careers in risk management, regulation, financial crime, or other compliance-related fields.

Through our online program, you will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the growing field of compliance and actively contribute to the success of your organization. This program will prepare you to act with confidence and foresight to safeguard your organization against practices that can cause disruptive or catastrophic legal and reputational harm.

The Fordham Law Advantage

As an online Fordham Law School student, you will become a full member of the Fordham community. This includes access to:

Distinguished Faculty
You will learn directly from established Fordham faculty and compliance experts in weekly online classes. Fordham Law faculty members are dedicated to remaining accessible and helping you develop connections in the industry.

Networking Opportunities
Fordham Law’s alumni base is highly connected both globally and in the corporate capital of New York City. Each semester, Fordham hosts networking events where alumni and other compliance leaders share their professional experiences and advice with students.

On-Campus Events
You will meet your classmates and instructors on Fordham Law’s Lincoln Center campus in Manhattan during a three day in-person summer colloquium and at other optional events throughout the year. These events provide opportunities to learn from and interact with compliance and risk management professionals from leading financial corporations and other institutions.

Earn your master’s in compliance online and become a valuable asset to your organization. Fill out the brief form to receive more information.


Fordham Law School also offers an on-campus MSL in Corporate Compliance program, along with other MSL, LLM, and JD degree programs. Visit the Fordham Law School website to learn more about in-person programs.


¹ U.S. News & World Report. Accessed March 2019.

² Fordham Law School is the only top-40 law school with live, online classes for an MSL in Corporate Compliance as of October 2019. “Best Law Schools Ranked in 2019.” U.S. News & World Report. Accessed October 2019.