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Cal Northern

Cal Northern School of Law in Chico offers working professionals the opportunity to earn a Juris Doctor degree or master’s degree through evening school. Founded in 1992, Cal Northern is the only California law school north of Sacramento. Graduates of Cal Northern have consistently achieved higher than average pass rates on the California Bar Exam, compared with other well-respected institutions.

Two Programs of Study

Juris Doctor Degree (J.D.) – Targeted to working professionals, this four-year, part-time program offers evening courses leading to a J.D. degree and application to the California Bar.

Master of Legal Studies (M.L.S.) –  The two-year program is ideal for professionals who need legal expertise without actually practicing law. It brings awareness to those employed in fields such as banking, finance, insurance, education, law enforcement, human relations, and sales and marketing, to comply with the law and avoid potential litigation.


Starting Point

Cal Northern School of Law
(530) 891-6900 in Chico