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Is a juris doctor equivalent to a master's degree?

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It is equivalent to an M.D. or D.D.S. degree.
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Is a master's degree required for a doctorate degree?

Short answer, no. You can go towards earing your doctoral degree after receiving your bachelors however, be prepared. You will need to take loads more credit hours than someon

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Do you need a master's degree to pursue a doctoral degree?

It depends on the school and your field of study. Many doctoral  programs accept candidates who have only obtained a bachelor's  degree. Most of these programs will automati

What are advantages to earning a doctorate degree over a master's degree?

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Do you need a master's degree to get your Doctorate degree?

In most cases, yes. Typically the masters degree comes first. However, it sometimes depends on the program of study. For example, medical school for most individuals follows c

What is the law graduate degree that is equivalent to a Master's Degree?

There is no law degree which is equivalent to a master's degree. The standard law degree in the United States is the Juris Doctor (J.D.), which reuires three years of post bac

Is a juris doctorate the same as a graduate degree?

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