Juris Doctor

School of Law
Program Options
Dual Degree
Juris Doctor
Uptown Campus - New Orleans, LA
Program Page(s)
Dual Degree options available
Program Overview

This program is designed to prepare students for practice by combining academic studies with real-world experiences and seeks to ensure that graduates achieve competency in:

  • Knowledge and understanding of substantive and procedural law;
  • Legal analysis and reasoning, legal research, problem-solving, and written and oral communication in the legal context;
  • The exercise of proper professional and ethical responsibilities to clients and the legal system; and
  • The professional skills needed for competent and ethical participation as a member of the legal profession.

For additional details, visit the graduate department/program website.