Semester Long Externships
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, apply the theory and doctrine acquired in their studies to the latest legal issues, and analyze their practical experiences in a unique academic format.
The J.D./M.A. program seeks to pair students with organizations that match each individual’s interests. Students have completed externships at leading national organizations, including: