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JD Programs of Excellence

As a lawyer, you will face a unique set of challenges every day, from negotiating complex agreements to successfully arguing motions in court. That is why DePaul offers you theoretical instruction as well as creative approaches to professional skills training.

Sharpen Your Focus

Students enrolled in the JD program can choose from a variety of certificate programs and concentrations within our Programs of Excellence to develop competency in a particular area of law.

Programs of Excellence:

Learn more about JD degree requirements and view a sample first-year curriculum.​