Juris Doctor/Master of Arts Degree Requirements

Duke allows you to earn both a law degree and a master's degree in three years and one summer and is the only elite law school in the country offering this educational flexibility. The JD/MA dual-degree program is an opportunity to continue pursuing an academic passion from your undergraduate years as you pursue a legal career path.

NOTE: Students must apply to this program through the Duke School of Law. The Duke University Graduate School and the School of Law are currently not accepting applications for this program. Please see the JD/MA webpage for more information.