Law and Government and School of Public Administration (SPA)


LL.M. in Law and Government and Masters of Public Policy (MPP)

American University Washington College of Law and American University School of Public Affairs (SPA) jointly offer a dual degree program in law and public policy. Both degrees can be completed in as few as 4 semesters, for a total of 45 credit hours. The LLM/MPP is designed for students interested in examining the integral relationship of law to public policy.This degree focuses heavily on finance, statistics, and theory. The LLM/MPP offers a broad theoretical grounding in policy analysis, program evaluations and successful policy implementation and provides students with the necessary skills to creatively address the political, financial, organizational, legal, ethical and constitutional challenges inherent in developing and delivering sound public policies. Review the complete degree requirements and contact Hilary Lappin, Assistant Director of Admissions for Law and Government, for complete application information.

LL.M. in Law and Government and Masters of Public Administration (MPA)

American University Washington College of Law and American University School of Public Affairs (SPA) jointly offer a dual degree program in law and public administration. Both degrees can be completed in as few as 4 semesters, for a total of 42 credit hours. The LLM/MPA is designed for students interested in examining the integral relationship of law to public administration and management. The LLM/MPA provides a broad theoretical grounding in public administration and management as well as a practical education in the analysis and implementation of policy and laws at all levels of government.Review the complete degree requirements and contact Hilary Lappin, Assistant Director of Admissions for Law & Government, for complete application information.