JD/MA in Political Science
The program combines into three years and one semester the normal three-year J.D. program offered by the School of Law and the two-year M.A. program offered by the Department of Political Science. The program is designed for students who have interests in public law, comparative legal systems, international law and organizations, and public policy. It is ideally suited for those planning careers in the public sector or in law practices involving international or domestic administrative agencies. Students in the program must complete a minimum of 81 credit hours in law and a minimum of 21 credit hours in political science.