Dual Degrees

Through partnerships with like-minded institutions, Vermont Law School students enhance the impact of their Vermont Law School Master's​ or Juris Doctor degree with an advanced degree in business, environmental law and policy, energy regulation, environmental management, or global business management from another leading institution.​

JD/LLM IN FRENCH AND EUROPEAN UNION LAW

University of Cergy-Pontoise - France
Through a special exchange agreement between Vermont Law School and the University of Cergy-Pontoise, students earn both a JD and an LLM by spending two years of study at Vermont Law School and one year at Cergy-Pontoise.

JD/MPHIL IN ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

University of Cambridge - England
​In partnership with the University of Cambridge's Department of Land Economy, VLS combines its Juris Doctor program with Cambridge's Master's of Philosophy programs in Real Estate Finance, Environment Policy, and Planning, Growth and Regeneration. The three and one-half year program moves students from VLS, to Cambridge, and then back to VLS.

JD/MPHIL IN PLANNING, GROWTH AND REGENERATION

University of Cambridge - England
​​In partnership with the University of Cambridge’s Department of Land Economy, VLS combines its Juris Doctor program with Cambridge’s Master’s of Philosophy programs in Real Estate Finance, Environment Policy, and Planning, Growth and Regeneration. The three and one-half year program moves students from VLS, to Cambridge, and then back to VLS.

JD/MPHIL IN REAL ESTATE FINANCE

University of Cambridge - England
In partnership with the University of Cambridge’s Department of Land Economy, VLS combines its Juris Doctor program with Cambridge’s Master’s of Philosophy programs in Real Estate Finance, Environment Policy, and Planning, Growth and Regeneration. The three and one-half year program moves students from VLS, to Cambridge, and then back to VLS.

JD/MASTERS I

University of Cergy-Pontoise - France
Both the JD/ Master I and JD/ Master II DJCE programs are designed for students with a mastery of the French language who are interested in pursuing a career in international law and policy, whether involving work in the United States or abroad.

JD/MASTERS II

University of Cergy-Pontoise - France
Both the JD/ Master I and JD/ Master II DJCE programs are designed for students with a mastery of the French language who are interested in pursuing a career in international law and policy, whether involving work in the United States or abroad.

JD/MASTERS OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT (MEM)

Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies - New Haven, CT
The JD/MEM degree with the Yale University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies enables students to earn both degrees in four years. JD/MEM degree candidates may "share" the equivalent of twelve credits between the two programs. Applicants to this program must apply separately to, and be accepted by, both Vermont Law School and the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.

JD/SUSTAINABLE ENTREPRENEURSHIP MBA

University of Vermont - Burlington, VT
The one-year Sustainable Entrepreneur MBA (SEMBA) is designed for students seeking to make an impact by blending business and law. VLS students are guaranteed admission into the SEMBA program and UVM SEMBA students are guaranteed admission into VLS’ JD, Masters, and LLM degree programs. (Guaranteed admission is contingent on meeting entrance requirements.)

LLM/SUSTAINABLE ENTREPRENEURSHIP MBA

University of Vermont - Burlington, VT
​The one-year Sustainable Entrepreneur MBA (SEMBA) is designed for students seeking to make an impact by blending business and law. VLS students are guaranteed admission into the SEMBA program and UVM SEMBA students are guaranteed admission into VLS' JD, Masters, and LLM degree programs. (Guaranteed admission is contingent on meeting entrance requirements.)

MELP/MS IN NATURAL RESOURCES (MSNR)

University of Vermont - Burlington, VT
The University of Vermont is considered to have one of the top environmental and natural resource programs in the country, making it an ideal partner for VLS. You can pair your interests in environmental science and environmental law and policy, earning MELP and Master of Science in Natural Resources (MSNR) degrees in two years.

MELP/SUSTAINABLE ENTREPRENEURSHIP MBA

University of Vermont - Burlington, VT
​The one-year Sustainable Entrepreneur MBA (SEMBA) is designed for students seeking to make an impact by blending business and law. VLS students are guaranteed admission into the SEMBA program and UVM SEMBA students are guaranteed admission into VLS’ JD, Masters, and LLM degree programs. (Guaranteed admission is contingent on meeting entrance requirements.)