Curriculum

Curriculum

To be eligible to earn the Juris Doctor degree, a candidate must:

  • Earn credit for 88 semester hours of course work;
  • Maintain a yearly and cumulative average of at least 70.00;
  • Complete all required courses plus at least one seminar; and
  • Complete (6) semesters in residence.

A maximum of 9 credits for Dickinson School of Law course work may be transferred for credit toward the M.P.A. degree at PSH, subject to PSH approval based on relevance to the MPA program.

A maximum of 9 credits for MPA course work with a grade of “B” or better may be transferred for credit toward the J.D. degree at DSL. Courses for which such credit may be applied shall be subject to approval by the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs.


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