The J.D./M.A. Program offers students the opportunity to participate in a semester-long externship (12-credits), working on issues of gender and the law at public interest organizations throughout the nation. This aspect of the Program enables students to work with experienced advocates, as well as to apply their knowledge to the latest legal issues. Students have the opportunity to apply the theory and doctrine acquired in their studies, as well as analyze their practical experiences in a unique academic format.
The J.D./M.A. Program works to pair students with organizations that match each individual’s interests. Students have completed externships at prestigious, national organizations, including: