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Dual/Joint Degrees and Special Programs

Stetson University College of Law offers dual/joint degree and direct admission programs for those desiring an accelerated path or seeking specialization in multiple areas (law, business, health, economics). Stetson also provides opportunities for students to study abroad with partner schools with single-semester exchanges and dual-degree programs.

Accelerated and Direct Admissions (3+3, 4+3)

Stetson Law has collaborated to offer certain high-performing undergraduate students an opportunity to reduce the time required to earn a bachelor's degree and J.D. degree in 3+3 programs. Stetson has also partnered to offer direct admission opportunities in 4+3 programs.

Dual/Joint Degrees

J.D./LL.M. in Advocacy (Joint Degree)

Stetson University College of Law offers a J.D./LL.M. in Advocacy joint-degree program, allowing qualified students the opportunity to earn both a J.D. degree and an LL.M. degree in advocacy from Stetson in as little as three years.

J.D./M.B.A. (Dual Degree)

Students who complete the J.D./M.B.A. dual-degree program receive both an M.B.A. degree from the Stetson University School of Business Administration and a J.D. degree from the College of Law. Students in the program enjoy a significant savings in required course work. Both degrees can be completed within three years, including one summer.

J.D./M.P.H. (Dual Degree)

The J.D./M.P.H. dual-degree program is operated in cooperation with the University of South Florida College of Public Health. Students who complete the program will receive a J.D. degree from Stetson University College of Law and an M.P.H. degree from the University of South Florida. Students enrolled in the program enjoy a significant savings in required course work.

Accelerated J.D. for Foreign Attorneys

Stetson University College of Law will allow qualified foreign-educated attorneys the opportunity to apply as transfer applicants. This will allow candidates to complete the J.D. in an accelerated manner, typically two years if attending on a full-time basis.

Exchange and Dual Degrees with International Partner Institutions

The International Student Exchange Program provides opportunities for Stetson students to study abroad with partner schools with single-semester exchanges and dual-degree programs.