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Online MLS in International Business Law | OU Online




$567 - $1028/CH

Lead Global Economic Growth

As the complexity of international finance, banking, investment, and the laws governing these activities has increased, demand has emerged for business professionals with solid international legal skills and knowledge.

The OU Online MLS in International Business Law program is a 32-credit-hour program that will help graduates understand international transactions and allow them to work closely with attorneys to shape documents and procedures to drive global growth and business expansion.

Admission Deadline

Rolling admissions (applications due 14 days before the intended start date).

Program Start Terms

Fall, Spring

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Benefits of the International Business Law Master's Degree

Faculty Expertise

OU Law has assembled a remarkable faculty of legal scholars and practitioners who work in government, international business, and international law scholarship. Their experience and research address international business's latest legal and political changes.

Build Strong Connections

Our cohort-based model ensures students build strong connections with their classmates. It includes high levels of interaction with faculty via online discussions, optional video calls, and other activities designed to help you learn and apply your knowledge during your program.

Flexible Format

Learn in a flexible online program designed for working professionals. You’ll engage in online discussions with professors and fellow students while learning the latest in international business law.


OU Online graduates find employment within six months after graduation*


OU Online graduates report earning an annual salary of $75,000 or more*


OU Online students say the skills they gained in their program made them more competitive in their career field*

*Source: OU Online Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2023

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Pursue Your 
International Business Law
Master's Degree

Take the next step in your career with a degree from the University of Oklahoma. Applications are reviewed year-round for fall, spring, and summer sessions. Choose your program, choose your start, and apply today.

Program Breakdown

The OU College of Law MLS in International Business Law is a 32-credit-hour program that can be completed in 15 months. The suggested sequence is below:

  • Introduction to Legal Studies
  • Sources of International Law
  • Comparative Corporate Law
  • International Finance: Banking and Structured Finance
  • European Union Business and Competition Law
  • International Sanctions Regimes
  • Combating International Corruption
  • International Finance: Capital Markets
  • International Payment Systems
  • International Sales and Other Business Transactions
  • International Trade and Investment
  • International Business, Human Rights, and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • International Commercial and Investment Arbitration

How to Apply

The online MLS in International Business Law is a selective program to educate leading legal experts and lawyers. To get started, follow these steps:


Contact an Enrollment Counselor to discuss your qualifications and interest in the program.


Fill out your application here.


Provide supplemental materials, including a resume, personal statement, and undergraduate transcripts.

The admissions committee operates under a rolling admission process, and admissions may continue until two weeks before classes start. The committee strives to respond to all applicants within two weeks of submitting a completed application.

For more information on the admissions process, please complete the contact form below, and an admissions counselor will be in touch shortly.

If you would like to compare the estimated cost of your program with a typical financial aid package, use the cost calculator on our OU Online financial aid page. 

If you have questions regarding financial aid for your online program, please get in touch with the Online Aid office by emailing or calling 405-325-2929.

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Same Academic

Like every OU Online program, the MLS in International Business Law is built on the foundation of world-class University of Oklahoma faculty mixed with professors of practice providing valuable instruction. By linking industry experts with our online programs, we offer the most advanced curriculum and prepare students for future career success.  

An Investment in Your Future

Earning an MLS in International Business Law degree from OU Online gives you the skills to succeed in a growing and evolving field. It also gives you access to career support and an expanded professional network as part of the global OU alumni community. Stand out where the industry is moving while enjoying the potential for higher pay, career advancement, and new opportunities.

Tuition and fees for the program are $24,638 ($556.50 per credit hour) for in-state students and $39,406 ($1028 per credit hour) for out-of-state students. Program prices include mandatory fees of $190.25 per credit hour and a once-a-semester fee of $105.50. Books and additional materials are not included.

Once accepted into the program, students must submit a $350 nonrefundable deposit within two weeks. Deposits are applied toward tuition expenses and secure a student’s place in the upcoming class.

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Our Online Programs

Every OU Online program is built on the foundation of world-class faculty mixed with professors of practice providing valuable instruction. By linking industry experts with our online programs, we offer the most advanced curriculum and prepare students for future career success.

Our OU Family

When you graduate from an OU Online program, you’ll join the network of 250,000 OU alumni and be forever part of the OU family. Become part of the tradition of excellence that OU has established in its 130-year history.

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