Graduate Joint Degree Programs

Joint degree programs allow students to pursue two graduate degrees simultaneously, where the total time for the two degrees is decreased. A student who wishes to enter a joint degree program must be admitted separately to each program as a joint degree candidate. Find out more about joint degree programs at the Graduate College.

These degrees listed can be earned jointly with any one listed below it:
 

African Studies

African Studies, MA & Library & Information Science, MS

Architecture

Architecture, MARCH & Architectural Studies, MS

Architecture, MARCH & Business Administration, MBA

Architecture, MARCH & Civil Engineering, MS

Architecture, MARCH & Computer Science, MCS

Architecture, MARCH & Urban Planning, MUP

Business Administration

Business Administration, MBA & any master’s or PhD program offered on campus

Business Administration, MBA & Law, JD

Business Administration, MBA & Medicine, MD

Chemistry

Chemistry, MS & Business Administration, MBA

Chemistry, MS & Law, JD

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering, MS & Architecture, MARCH

Community Health

Community Health, PhD & Public Health, MPH

Computer Science

Computer Science, MCS & Architecture, MARCH

Computer Science, MCS & Law, JD

Food Science & Human Nutrition

Food Science & Human Nutrition, PhD & Public Health, MPH

History

History, MA & Library and Information Science, MS

Human Development & Family Studies

Human Development & Family Studies, PhD & Public Health, MPH

Human Resources & Industrial Relations

Human Resources & Industrial Relations, MHRIR and Law, JD

Journalism

Journalism, M.S. Business Administration, MBA

Journalism, M.S. Law, JD

Kinesiology

Kinesiology, PhD & Public Health, MPH

Landscape Architecture

Landscape Architecture, MLA & Business Administration, MBA

Landscape Architecture, MLA & Urban Planning, MUP

Law

Law, JD & Business Administration, MBA

Law, JD & Chemistry, MS

Law, JD & Computer Science, MCS

Law, JD & Human Resources & Industrial Relations, MHRIR

Law, JD & Journalism, MS

Law, JD & Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, MS

Law, JD & Political Science: Civic Leadership Concentration, MA

Law, JD & Political Science, PhD

Law, JD & Urban Planning, MUP

Library and Information Science, MS

African Studies, MA and Library & Information Science, MS

History, MA & Library and Information Science, MS

Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, MA

Medical Scholars Program

MD & any PhD program offered on campus

Music

Music & Business Administration, MBA

Natural Resources & Environmental Sciences

Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, MS & Law, JD

Nutritional Science

Nutritional Science, PhD & Public Health, MPH

Political Science

Law, JD & Political Science, PhD

Law, JD & Political Science: Civic Leadership Concentration, MA

Public Health

Public Health, MPH & Business Administration, MBA

Public Health, MPH & Community Health, PhD

Public Health, MPH & Food Science & Human Nutrition, PhD

Public Health, MPH & Human Development & Family Studies, PhD

Public Health, MPH & Kinesiology, PhD

Public Health, MPH & Nutritional Science, PhD

Public Health, MPH & Social Work, PhD

Public Health, MPH & Urban Planning, MUP

Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

Russian, East European, and Eurasian, MA & Library and Information Science, M.S.

Social Work

Social Work, MSW & Social Work, PhD

Social Work, PhD & Social Work, MSW

Social Work, PhD & Public Health, MPH

Urban Planning

Urban Planning, MUP & Architecture, MARCH

Urban Planning, MUP & Landscape Architecture, MLA

Urban Planning, MUP & Law, JD

Urban Planning, MUP & Public Health, MUP

Urban Planning, MUP & Related majors, MS

Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Medicine, DVM & Public Health, M.P.H (at University of Illinois at Chicago)

Veterinary Medicine, DVM & VMS  - Comparative Biosciences, PhD

Veterinary Medicine, DVM & VMS - Pathobiology, PhD