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Queen's University
 

Combined JD Programs

MIR/JD and MPA/JD Combined Degree Programs

Students are registered in the MIR or MPA program of the School of Policy Studies in the first year of the combined programs, and in the JD program for the latter three years.

Combined program details, including degree requirements and academic policies are published in the MIR/JD and MPA/JD Combined Degree Programs chapter of the Academic Calendar.

Details regarding the MIR program and the MPA program are available at the Queen's School of Policy Studies website.

Civil Law/Common Law Joint Degree Program

Notice: This combined program is under review in 2012-2013  for compliance with the new competency based regime for accreditation of Canadian common law degree programs. Some additional courses may become mandatory, such as Law-440 Business Associations and Law-334 Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility. Additional changes are possible.

Students are registered in the third year of the JD degree program. Students must successfully complete first year courses in Contracts (6 credits), Torts (6 credits), Property (6 credits) and Civil Procedure (3 credits) and additional upper year courses totaling at least 30 credits over the academic year.

Program details are published in the Civil Law/Common Law Joint Degree Program chapter of the Academic Calendar.

Combined JD/MBA Program

Notice: The full-time MBA degree program is being restructured and will be offered in combination with the JD with a start date of January 2014. Previously, the MBA portion of the combined degree started on May 1, following completion of second-year JD degree studies. The May 2013 MBA is the last offering of the full-time MBA program starting in May. For more information, please see http://business.queensu.ca/mba_programs/mba/index.php.

Students are registered in the JD program in the first, second and fourth years of the combined program, and in the MBA program in the third year (academic year May to May).

Combined Program details including degree requirements are published in the Combined JD/MBA Program chapter of the Academic Calendar.

Details regarding the academic plan of the MBA program are available at the Queen's School of Business website.

Combined MA (Economics) /JD Program

Queen’s University’s Faculty of Law and Department of Economics have partnered to offer a combined program that allows students to obtain both a JD and an MA degree in three years. The program provides highly-focused interdisciplinary training for students interested in the many areas where law and economic analysis intersect, for example international trade law and policy, corporate law and policy, competition law and policy, environmental and resource management and tax law and policy. Combined MA/JD students will receive excellent training and gain a strong comparative advantage to pursue careers in specialized legal work that requires knowledge of economic theory and social science methods, high-level policy work and academia. 

Students are registered as a graduate student with the School of Graduate Studies and Research in the first year of the combined MA(Economics) / JD program, and in the JD program for the latter three years.

Combined program details, including admission and program requirements are published in the Combined MA (Economics)/JD Program chapter of the Academic Calendar.

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