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Joint Degree Programs

​The College of Law offers specialized joint degree programs in partnership with several other colleges at DePaul and a top-ranked law school in Spain.

BA/JD (3+3 program with the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and College of Communication)

Key Program Features:

  • Students earn a bachelors degree and a law degree (Juris Doctor) in a total of six years.
  • Students save one year’s worth of tuition, reducing their overall debt load.

JD/Master of Arts in International Studies

Key Program Features:

  • Provides knowledge of the political, economic and cultural environment in which international law is developing.
  • Structured around international political economy and global culture.

JD/Master in International & European Business Law

Key Program Features:

  • Spend a fall and spring semester at Universidad Pontificia Comillas Law School, Madrid.
  • Study various aspects of international and European business law.

JD/Master of Business Administration

Key Program Features:

  • Offers a well-rounded curriculum of business administration with 30 concentrations in the area of their choice.
  • Accredited by AACSB International.

JD/Master of Science in Computer Science

Key Program Features:

  • Designed to deepen technical expertise while obtaining a law degree.
  • Preparation to be drafters, negotiators, and litigators when seeking to obtain and protect inventions, and trademarks among other duties.

JD/Master of Science in Public Service Management

Key Program Features:

  • Interdisciplinary program that draws on areas of sociology, economics, political science, law and the human service professions.
  • Promotes policies and practices of social equality through the delivery of affordable, quality services to those in greatest need.


Key Program Features:

  • Health Law
  • ​Intellectual Property Law
  • International Law
  • Taxation Law