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Juris Doctorate Licensure/Certification Disclosure

Students enrolling in the Juris Doctor degree in the Charles Widger School of Law may be interested in becoming a licensed attorney.

Each state/jurisdiction has unique educational and non-educational prerequisite requirements that candidates must meet in order to obtain certification and/or licensure. The sections below provide additional information on whether this degree meets the educational requirements in each state/jurisdiction.

Additional questions should be directed to the Widger School of Law.

Last Updated - June 2020

If you are considering applying to this program, please select the state/territory below for more information regarding educational requirements for professional licensure/certification in that state/territory. While this information has been collected to assist with students’ research, you are encouraged to do your own due diligence regarding whether or not the educational requirements of your program of interest meet certification/licensure requirements in your location to ensure you are making the most informed decision.

The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Alabama.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Alaska.

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We are not able to determine if the curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in American Samoa.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Arizona.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Arkansas.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in California.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Colorado.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Connecticut.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Delware.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in the District of Columbia.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Florida.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Georgia.

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We are not able to determine if the curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Guam.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Hawaii.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Idaho.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Illinois.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Indiana.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Iowa.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Kansas.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Kentucky.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Louisiana.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Maine.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Maryland.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Massachusetts.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Michigan.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Minnesota.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Mississippi.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Missouri.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Montana.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Nebraska.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Nevada.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in New Hampshire.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in New Jersey.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in New Mexico.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in New York.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in North Carolina.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in North Dakota.

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We are not able to determine if the curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in the Northern Mariana Islands.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Ohio.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Oklahoma.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Oregon.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Pennsylvania.

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We are not able to determine if the curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Puerto Rico.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Rhode Island.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in South Carolina.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in South Dakota.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Tennessee.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Texas.

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We are not able to determine if the curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Utah.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Vermont.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Virginia.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Washington.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in West Virginia.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Wisconsin.

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The curriculum of Villanova's Juris Doctor degree meets the educational requirements to become a licensed attorney in Wyoming.

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