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Dual Degree Programs

Become more marketable by adding a second advanced degree to your JD. Through our dual degree programs, your academic credentials will distinguish your résumé and with skills and expertise that prospective employers seek.

JD/MBA

Students may simultaneously complete the requirements for a Juris Doctor from Western New England University School of Law and a Master of Business Administration from the AACSB International accredited Western New England University College of Business. The MBA program is presented in an optional online/on-campus format. Those interested in this program must apply to each program separately. Visit the College of Business website or call 413-782-1231 for details.

JD/MS in Accounting

Students may simultaneously complete the requirements for a Juris Doctor from the School of Law and a Master of Science in Accounting from the AACSB International accredited Western New England University College of Business. The MSA program is presented in a hybrid online/on-campus format. Those interested in this program must apply to each program separately. Visit the College of Business website or call 413-782-1231 for details.

JD/MS in Organizational Leadership

Students may simultaneously complete the requirements for a Juris Doctor from the School of Law and a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership from the AACSB International accredited Western New England University College of Business. The MSOL is a program to prepare individuals to step into leadership positions and lead an organization to success. The MSOL program is presented in a hybrid online/on-campus format. Those interested in this program must apply to each program separately. Visit the College of Business website or call 413-782-1231 for details.

JD/MS in Engineering Management

Students may simultaneously complete the requirements for a Juris Doctor from the School of Law and a Master of Science in Engineering Management. The MSEM is a program to prepare students to bring a legal perspective to the engineering environment. Candidates for the program must have a four-year undergraduate degree in engineering or a closely related field from an accredited college or university. Those interested in this program must apply to each program separately. Visit the College of Engineering website for additional information or call 413-782-1272.

JD/Master of Social Work

Students may simultaneously complete the requirements for a Juris Doctor from Western New England University School of Law and a Master of Social Work from the Springfield College School of Social Work in four academic years. The J.D./M.S.W. may be especially useful in such practice areas as representing the disabled, child welfare, family law, juvenile justice, mental health, social welfare policy, domestic violence, law enforcement, human rights, and legal aid services. Those interested in this program must apply to each program separately. Visit the Springfield College School of Social Work website or call 413-748-3060 for details.

JD/Master of Regional Planning

Students may simultaneously complete the requirements for a Juris Doctor degree from Western New England University School of Law and a Masters degree in Regional Planning from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in four academic years. The curriculum integrates studies of the physical, environmental, social, cultural, economic, legal, and political facets of planning at all scales: urban, suburban, and rural. Those interested in this program must apply to each program separately. Visit the Department of Landscape Architectire and Regional Planning website or call 413-545-2255 for details.