College of Law
The University of Iowa College of Law is one of the top 25 law schools in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report.
College Website: College of Law
Graduate programs in law
The college offers a Juris Doctor (JD) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.), Master of Studies of Law (MSL), Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD), Two-Year Juris Doctor Program (for foreign-trained lawyers) and 3 + 3 Programs (with partner institutions). Interested students should apply directly to the College of Law.
- JD - Juris Doctor Degree
- LLM - Master of Laws Program
- SJD - Doctor of Juridical Science
- Master of Studies in Law (MSL)
- Two-Year Juris Doctor Program (for foreign-trained lawyers)
- 3 + 3 Programs (with partner institutions)
Combined degree programs
Consider combining your JD with an MBA or another advanced degree. Iowa has several programs allowing graduate students to earn two degrees simultaneously. If the other program is in the Graduate College or the Tippie School of Management, the student is assessed law school tuition; students in the joint MD program pay medical school tuition.