Abraham Lincoln University School Of Law

We pride ourselves in keeping our costs down and programs accessible. Students can stay employed full-time while earning their degree. Federal financial aid is available for the Juris Doctor, Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and Master of Science in Law degree programs for those who qualify. We strive to make higher education accessible to a diverse and non-traditional student body. Click here to view our tuition rates.

We strive to teach real-world skills that meet students’ academic and personal-development needs, using engaging and straightforward learning technology designed to fit any schedule or lifestyle.

Study from anywhere, anytime. Students can view and review lectures as many times as needed, based on their unique schedules.ALU strives to provide its university and online law school students with the flexibility they need to study and keep their jobs. Videos are archived and can be accessed at any time. 

We support our students with outstanding administrative, academic, and technical services. Our online modules are easy to learn and fun to use, and we’re always here to help. Our professors are accessible and actively engaged with students.

School of Law

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For those who wish to earn a doctorate degree, Abraham Lincoln University offers a Doctor of Business Administration and a Juris Doctor. Each offers the flexibility to learn online, a robust curriculum, and a support system of faculty and peers. 

The Doctor of Business Administration provides the knowledge today’s business leaders need. It’s designed for those individuals who wish to take their business or consulting careers to the next level through high-quality, practice-focused research. The DBA curriculum contains applied research modules to create independent thinkers and problem solvers. The program features a combination of both theoretical and applied research methodology courses that emphasize assessment of the problems most relevant to today’s business leaders. Graduates of the DBA program learn to use evidence-based decision-making models to lead their organizations into the future. 

Our Juris Doctor degree program is designed to be one of the best JD programs for working professionals. The educational objective of the School of Law is to educate qualified individuals through advanced educational technology to gain a comprehensive command of the fundamental areas of law. ALU’s JD program is ideal for those who want to practice law or enter into one of the many legal fields that a Juris Doctor degree affords. Students will learn the advanced analytical skills necessary to write legal documents, conduct legal research, and evaluate legal issues. 

School of Law – Faculty Highlights

Professor Johnny Griggs, Esq.

Johnny Griggs earned his B.A. degree from Lewis and Clark College and his J.D. degree from Yale Law School. As a lawyer and partner at prominent firms, Johnny has been a trusted advisor to a variety of high-profile clients, successfully representing Fortune 500 companies, mid-size businesses, and entrepreneurial firms in high-stakes, employment-related, and complex business litigation matters. 

Johnny has published numerous articles on employment law and has lectured extensively on issues pertaining to employment law, including privacy, discrimination, diversity, and elimination of bias in the workplace. In addition, he has been a frequent speaker on diversity and elimination of bias in the legal profession as well as issues relating to ‘success skills’ for people of color and other diverse groups in the legal profession. 

He often lends his time and expertise to causes relating to public education and urban issues. His pro bono work and public service has won him numerous accolades. 

Currently, he is the Managing Shareholder of GriggsLittle APC, a forward-thinking, entrepreneurial law firm.


Explore how ALU’s online distance education courses can work for you. As one of the top distance education universities in California for non-traditional students, our Admissions team has the information you need to help you with your application and succeed with our school. Additional information is available for those who seek transfer credit or want to study at ALU as an international student.

Application Steps

You are encouraged to contact our Admissions team at 213-252-5100or [email protected] for assistance at any point in your application process.

  1. Explore our website for degree information and identify your program of interest.
  2. Verify that you meet the requirements for your degree of interest by reviewing the “Program Specific Admissions Requirements” section below.
  3. Review our affordable tuition, payment options, and information on scholarships and financial aid.
  4. Complete the application form on this page, selecting the program type you’re interested in and are qualified for.
  5. Once you submit the application form on this page, an ALU Admissions representative will contact you to ensure that all necessary documentation is provided to Student Services and the admissions committee for review.Note that official, sealed transcripts or official documentation for admissions committee review should be sent to [email protected] or:
    Abraham Lincoln University
    Office of Registrar
    100 W. Broadway, Ste 600
    Glendale, CA 91210 U.S.A.