Graduates of J.D. or LL.B. programs other than the University of Baltimore can receive advanced credit toward the LL.M. in Tax degree for up to 15 credits of qualifying tax courses taken while enrolled in a J.D. program at an ABA-approved law school. Such courses must have content that is substantially similar to courses offered in the LL.M. in Tax program. To receive advanced LL.M. credit for a qualifying tax course (subject to the 15 credit cap), a student must have (a) received a grade of B or better for the course, and (b) taken the course within five calendar years of enrolling in the in the LL.M. in Tax program.