Meet our Students

MSL students join the program with a variety of educational and professional backgrounds; their diverse perspectives enhance the learning experience for everyone. Students come with bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in many STEM disciplines. MSL students are culturally diverse, including students from all over the U.S. and the world. Learn more about MSL students and […]

Crain’s Executive Education Roundtable: Taking Careers to the Next Level

MSL Program Director Leslie Oster was recently featured in Crain’s Executive Education Roundtable about degree programs that support education for executives. With online and residential part-time options, the MSL degree can certainly fit into the busy schedules of working professionals. Read what Leslie had to say about the topic below or read the full article […]

Staff Spotlight: Ashlee Hardgrave

Hi everyone! I’m Ashlee Hardgrave, Northwestern’s new MSL Admissions Manager. My primary responsibility will be enrolling your future cohorts of MSL colleagues. I will be the first point of contact for prospective students, and coordinating the admissions process for both residential and online students. I just joined the team in the second week of September, […]

Digital Learning: First Cohort of MSL Online Program Begins Classes

Dan Hoefler of Northwestern’s Digital Learning recently published the below article about the launch of the online MSL program. Read the full article below! First Cohort of Northwestern Law’s New Online Program Begins Classes On Monday, August 27th, the first cohort of Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s new online Master of Science in Law (MSL) program officially began its […]

How to Make a More Persuasive Argument

In the MSL program, STEM professionals learn the importance of effective communication. From courses like Communicating Scientific Information to Public Persuasion and Persuasive Communication, the MSL curriculum offers a number of opportunities for students to improve their communication skills. Get a taste of Persuasive Communication with Professor Michelle Falkoff in the video below! Want to […]