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Science or Law?

Science or Law?
« on: April 24, 2008, 05:52:52 PM »


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Re: Science or Law?
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2008, 11:22:36 PM »
as in, M.S. and J.D.

but really, it depends on what you want to do.  I started off in science, planning to go into academia, and then realized that was not a good way to effect change.  scientists shy away from being involved in social/political issues, and the ones who don't tend to lose credibility amongst their peers.  thus, I am going from a Master's to a J.D instead of a Master's to PhD.  but like I said, it really depends on what you want to do.  I strongly recommend talking to a lot of people in both fields.