Joint Degree Programs
Enhance Your Employability with a Joint Degree.
The UIC School of Law is developing interdisciplinary joint degrees with other UIC colleges that capitalize on the university’s longstanding strengths in health care, business, social sciences, and more. Whether you want to join a firm, venture on your own as a sole practitioner, or expand your career horizons with degrees in multiple disciplines, our joint degree programs offer the specialized training and enhanced marketability employers look for in today's most sought-after practice areas.
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Health Heading link
Integrating the fields of law and public health, the joint JD/MPH degree program, offered collaboratively through UIC Law and the UIC School of Public Health, prepares aspiring attorneys with the tools and competencies to address the legal and policy issues that impact health equity, justice, and inclusion.
Juris Doctor/Master of Urban Planning and Policy Heading link
UIC School of Law and the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA)-Department of Public Administration integrates the legal analysis and doctrine taught in the school of law with systems thinking and consensus-building approaches taught in CUPPA.