STG, Law, Juris Doctor / Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, Master of Arts
STG JD / Cri MA: Introduction
The Combined Degree Program (CDP): STG, Law, Juris Doctor / Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, Master of Arts is designed for students who wish to pursue this interdisciplinary approach to the study of criminal justice and social regulation. The CDP permits the completion of both degrees in three years rather than the four years it would take to acquire them independently.
For a general description of CDPs, see General Regulations section 1.4.3.
Law, Juris Doctor / Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, Master of Arts
Juris Doctor Program
Faculty of Law
Master of Arts in Criminology and Sociolegal Studies Program
Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies
STG JD / Cri MA: Application Process
Applicants must apply to the Juris Doctor (JD) program, the Criminology and Sociolegal Studies MA program, and the CDP.
Applicants are considered for the CDP after they have secured independent admission to the JD and MA programs.
Applicants admitted to both the JD and MA must inform both programs of their status and request admission to the CDP.
Applicants may also be considered for the CDP while they are in Year 1 of the JD program. Interested students should contact the Faculty of Law about this before applying to the CDP.
STG JD / Cri MA: Requirements
Minimum Admission Requirements
Academic Path to Completion
Every CDP involves a specific combination of approved degree programs. The CDP requirements build on those of the two separate degree programs. Each CDP has a unique pattern of academic activity year by year.
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