Public Administration and Law (J.D./MPA)

Doctor of Jurisprudence/Master of Public Administration


The University of Oregon School of Law and the Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management (PPPM), located within the School of Architecture and Allied Arts, offers students a concurrent degree program to pursue exciting career paths that combine law, public policy, and planning.  Through this program, students can elect to pursue two professionally accredited degrees in a four-year timeframe.  This allows students to combine two professional degrees and build a career that intersects both fields, making them more desirable, and more valuable in the workplace.

Law and PPPM Concurrent Offerings


Combine a law degree with any of three master’s degrees in PPPM:
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Nonprofit Management (MNM)
Master of Community and Regional Planning (MCRP)

Why Pursue a Concurrent Degree with PPPM? (PDF)

How to Complete Your Concurrent Degree (PDF)

Sample Program of Study (PDF)