12 months
32436 USD/year
32436 USD/year
32436 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Juris Doctor/Master of Arts in International Relations is a combined degree which is conferred by the International Relations program of the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and the College of Law.  The Law/International Relations program is offered by Syracuse University.


Key facts

This joint Law/International Relations degree program at Syracuse University offers students a unique opportunity in developing the knowledge and skills necessary to enter into a career in the international field, including a basic social science understanding of international relations as well as contemporary features of international affairs. 

Programme Structure

  • The student may specialize in a specific area of interest such as Global Markets, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Global Development Policy, Global Security, Transnational Organizations and Leadership, and Foreign Policy.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The admissions process for master’s programs is separate and must be done through the Syracuse University Graduate School.

  • Joint degree students can apply to a master’s program at the same time as applying to the College of Law, or during the first year of law school. Joint degree students must begin at the College of Law and will consider the College of Law their home school. Once accepted to the master’s program, students begin graduate coursework in their second year

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32436 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    32436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32436 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    32436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32436 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Syracuse

935 - 1370 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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