Combined Degree Programs

Become more marketable by adding a second advanced degree to your JD. Through our combined 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/MSA 
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 College 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/MRP 
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. 

JD/MSW
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.

BS in Engineering/JD Combined Degree Program

Western New England University offers a Six-year Engineering/Law program to qualifying students in all College of Engineering undergraduate programs. As the only program in the northeast to combine these degrees in an accelerated format, Western New England University provides the foundation for students to do anything from creating the biotechnology innovations of tomorrow to counseling corporations as they secure patents and manage intellectual property. Visit the College of Engineering website for additional information.

3+3 Program

The 3+3 Law Program allows qualified students to save tuition costs by completing a bachelor's degree and a law degree in six years instead of seven. Through an arrangement with the Western New England University School of Law, the 3+3 Law Program allows students to begin their first year of law school during their fourth year of undergraduate study. All credits apply to the bachelor's degree.  For further details and requirements, visit the 3+3 Law webpage.

Similar 3+3 Law Programs are established between Western New England University School of Law and Assumption College, University of Saint Joseph Connecticut, Regis College and Springfield College.

Questions?
Phone: 413-782-1406 or 
800-782-6665
Fax: 413-796-2067
Email:admissions@law.wne.edu

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