Northeastern University

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Law and Public Policy

Address:

School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs

Suite 103

Boston, MA 02115

United States

Phone:

617-373-3244

Fax:

617- 373-8890

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D; J.D./M.S. Law and Public Policy, M.S.Law and Public Policy

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The interdisciplinary Law and Public Policy program offers the PhD, MS and JD/MS degrees. It seeks to prepare students for careers in academia, research, government, nonprofit, or legal institutions. LPP examines law, legal institutions, and public policy from an interdisciplinary social science perspective using both quantitative and qualitative research methodologies. Students have an opportunity to engage in policy analysis and applied research in several fields, including sustainability, climate change and environmental policy; health policy; urban policy; and crime, law and justice.

Accreditation:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid Description: Yes, all students are encouraged to apply for financial assistance when they apply for admission. Please speak to an Enrollment Advisor for more information.

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: All students are encouraged to apply for financial assistance when they apply for admission. Federal, state, University scholarship programs, and payment options are available.

Locale: Large City

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