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Personal Statement for Graduate School

How To Write A Personal Statement For Graduate School

When applying to graduate school, many students find themselves stuck on the personal statement requirement. They wonder what they should write about, how to start, and how long the statement should be. Since the goal of any personal statement is to help an admissions committee understand you as an individual, there is no perfect template …

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Seattle U Graduates

Seattle University MLS Student Named Among 2020 Women Leaders in Technology

Anne Bayerkohler is only two semesters into the Master of Legal Studies in Compliance and Risk Management. This program at Seattle University School of Law has helped her in her accomplishments and she is already gaining recognition. For example, Bayerkohler was named among the 2020 Women Leaders in Technology by Consulting Magazine. As part of the first …

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Risk Management And Compliance During Covid-19

Risk Management and Compliance In A Time of Pandemic

The COVID-19 crisis is impacting businesses and employees in profound ways. For students of risk management and compliance, business responses to this crisis create real-world examples of risk identification, evaluation, prioritization, and response. Also, they illustrate the challenges and importance of risk management in a changing world.   To keep businesses viable during this crisis, risk …

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Prepare Students For A Hot Job Market

Seattle U Law’s Online Programs Prepare Students for a Hot Job Market

Students in Seattle U’s Online Master of Legal Studies (MLS) in Compliance and Risk Management program have plenty of career options when they graduate. We love to prepare students for a hot job market. Also, according to SmartLawyer.com, some of the hottest jobs for new lawyers and other legal professionals,  are in “alternative legal careers.” Compliance, in particular, …

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Student Profile Online MLS Program

Student Profile: Get to Know Thijs’ Story and Why He Chose the MLS Program

Why did you choose to take this course through an online medium?   Student Profile Online MLS Program – The primary reason for enrolling in this course online is because I live in Anacortes (located about two hours north of campus). For me to commute to Seattle every week for classes would not only be difficult, …

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Why Seattle U's Online MLS Program

Student Profile: Get to Know Neely’s Story and Why She Chose the MLS Program

Why did you choose to take this online course through an online medium?  Why Seattle U’s Online MLS Program? Although I love the classroom experience, I chose this online program because it provides the flexibility that I need to manage a work-life balance. I completed my first master’s degree online, with a 1-year-old daughter and …

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Common Questions About the MBA and MLS Degrees

We receive many questions about the MBA and MLS Degrees, so we thought we’d answer them here. To start, our Master of Business Administration (MBA) degrees are often the go-to degrees for traditional career advancement. However, they aren’t always the best degree in today’s complex market. Also, the legal field is growing, with a need …

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Why You Need A Masters of Legal Studies Degree

Organizations increasingly depend upon business executives with knowledge of legal concepts, policies, and regulations specific to their industry. These professionals mitigate risk and navigate complex legal issues at all levels of the organization. Because of this, Master of Legal Studies (MLS) programs are popular options to equip professionals. This helps with the skills required to serve their …

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