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Storm Lake, IA (KICD) —   Buena Vista University announces a coordinated effort with the University of Iowa College of Law.

  BVU has signed an agreement with University of Iowa College of Law in Iowa City (Iowa Law) to coordinate their programs to allow BVU undergraduates in their junior year of study to apply for admission to Iowa Law’s Juris Doctor (JD) Program.   and earn their bachelor’s and law degrees in six years.  Jill Heisterkamp is with Buena Vista University.  She tells KICD News of how this will change the current process for those going through the course…

  When asked what made this coordiated effort between the two universities work out, she was pleased to respond…

After successful completion of the first year in the Iowa Law JD Program, students will be awarded a bachelor of arts degree in political science from BVU. Students will then earn their juris doctor degree from Iowa Law upon completion of the remainder of the law school program.

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