2017 Spring Grad Seamus Brugh
"Stay open, be flexible, and adjust to new information as it comes in, because you never know when or where inspiration will strike."
Dual degree programs allow you to earn a law degree and a master’s degree simultaneously. That means you’ll build specialized expertise in a chosen field and a competitive advantage in the job market.
USF School of Law draws on the rich resources of the University of San Francisco to offer four unique dual degree programs in business, taxation, public affairs, and urban affairs. Each program offers students an education that is greater than the sum of its parts, as well as time and cost savings.
A dual Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration degree program is offered jointly with the USF School of Management.
Earning a Juris Doctor and LLM in Taxation gives graduates a solid foundation in all major areas of taxation and prepares them to advance or launch successful careers in tax law.
A dual Juris Doctor and MA in Urban and Public Affairs (JD/MUPA) degree program is offered jointly by the USF School of Law and the USF College of Arts and Sciences' noted Leo T. McCarthy Center for Public Service and the Common Good.
For University of San Francisco undergraduates, our 3+3 Bachelor’s and Juris Doctor Law Degree program offers a unique opportunity for students to earn two degrees in six years. The academically rigorous curriculum puts students on the job market faster while gaining the broad skills and specialized experience their careers demand.
My experience in the JD/MBA program has already paid dividends while working on large mergers because of my exposure to both the legal and business lenses, making it possible for me to spot more issues and communicate those to the appropriate party.
MAX HYATT '16