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Ph. D. On Campus

Special Education and Juris Doctor

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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23411 USD/year
23411 USD/year
6869 USD/year
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About

The dual Special Education and Juris Doctor program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas prepares participants to navigate the complex legal and educational issues involved in assisting children with special needs.

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Overview

Prospective students for the Special Education and Juris Doctor program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas  must apply for and be accepted to each program individually. To graduate, students must earn between 134-143 credit hours and complete a doctoral dissertation.

Career Possibilities

Graduates of the law school typically work as attorneys. A law degree is a prerequisite for admission to the bar in most states, and bar admission is required to engage in the practice of law. Law school graduates work in private law firms, business, government, non­profit, and academic settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Seminar in Special Education
  • Leadership Seminar in Special Education
  • Seminar in Advanced Special Education Technology
  • Inferential Statistics and Experimental Design
  • Evaluation Research Methods

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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to the J.D./Ph.D. program must submit formal applications for admission to both the William S. Boyd School of Law and to the Graduate College. Students must meet the requirements for admission to both programs. Admission requirements are the same as those stated under the regular J.D. and Special Education Ph.D. programs.
  • A dual program candidate must complete the Graduate College, Law School and Special Education Ph.D. admission processes in order to matriculate. Successful completion of the first year of law school is a precondition to commencement of work on the Ph.D. program. A law school student may be admitted to the dual program by gaining admission to the Special Education Ph.D. program after successful completion of the first year of law school with the consent of both programs.

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    23411 USD/year
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  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
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Funding

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