Queen's University - School of Graduate Studies

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Economics/JD (Combined program with Law)

Queen's University - School of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Faculty of Arts and Science
Field of Study:Economics, General
Law (LL.B, J.D., B.C.L.)
Areas of Research:Applied Microeconomics, Econometric Theory, Applied Econometrics, Economic History
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $19,488

Cost is for the JD degree.

Careers:Securities Agents, Investment Dealers and BrokersBanking, Credit and Other Investment ManagersLawyers


Queen's University's Department of Economics and Faculty of Law have partnered to offer a combined program that allows students to obtain both a Master of Arts in Economics (M.A.) and Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree in three years.


Test Scores:
  • Law School Admission Test [min. 160]
Application Notes : All applicants must write the Law School Admission Test (LSAT). Minimum LSAT score to be considered for admission to this program would be 160 (80th) percentile.
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
Applicants are required to have completion of an Honours B.A. in Economics or a related field (e.g. Math, Physics). Most students admitted to the M.A. will have a B+ average as a minimum. Most successful applicants have undergraduate credits in statistics and quantitative methods for economics, intermediate and advanced micro- and macroeconomic theory, and two or three further upper-year courses in economics, plus courses in linear algebra and differential and integral calculus.

Most successful J.D. applicants will generally have at least a B+ cumulative average and an A- average in the final two years of their undergraduate program.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 22, 2022