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Undergraduate and Professional Degrees Conferred by the University of Pennsylvania (1757-2003):
Law School

 

Degrees offered and awarded by the University of Pennsylvania Law School (1850-2003) in chronological order:

 

Name of Degree

Abbreviation

Years in which the degree was offered or awarded

Bachelor of Laws

LL.B.

1852-1969

Master of Laws

LL.M.

1889-present

Doctor of Juridical Science (or Doctor of the Science of Laws, or Doctor of the Science of Law, or Doctor of Science of Laws)

S.J.D.

1955-present

Master of Comparative Laws (or Master of Comparative Law)

LL.C.M.

1956-present

Juris Doctor

J.D.

1967-present