Unlike the general LLM, the International Tax LLM has a specific set of requirements designed to ensure the highest-level educational and practical experience.
To obtain the International Tax LLM, students must complete a total of 24 credits in two terms of residence. More specifically, International Tax LLM students must take the following Law School courses:
The remaining nine credits will be earned in tax classes chosen by the student, in approved classes in a related field, and by writing a tax law research paper under the supervision of one of the International Tax Program faculty.
Students in the International Tax LLM Program can fulfill the program requirements as well as the required courses to sit for the New York Bar exam after graduation from the program.