MBA/JD Degree (Juris Doctor)

While pursuing their MBA degree, students may also pursue their JD at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law in Baltimore. The MBA/JD program is designed to prepare students for positions of responsibility in industry, commerce, or government.

Combining a top J.D. program and one of the world’s premier MBA programs, students will be exposed to two diverse curricula and faculties. Students will experience life in the Washington-Baltimore corridor, a 40-mile stretch connecting two exceptional cities that share one of the richest concentrations of resources and talent in the nation.

Sample Schedule

Year Fall Spring
1 JD JD
2 JD JD
3 MBA MBA
4 MBA MBA
5 JD  

MBA Credit Requirement: 33
JD Credit Requirement: 76
Total Credit: 109

Dual Degree Policy

Students must apply to each institution for admission. The Smith School of Business and the  School of Law use separate application processes for admission purposes. Students must meet the admissions requirements of both institutions. Furthermore, once admitted into the program, students will be subject to the rules and conditions of both institutions about acceptable academic performance, reasonable progress toward completion of the degree, and standards of ethical conduct.

MBA Admissions Requirements

JD Admissions Requirements

Deadlines

Applications Completed By: Will Receive Decisions By:
October 1, 2018 December 23, 2018
November 1, 2018 January 15, 2019
December 15, 2018 March 15, 2019
January 15, 2019 April 15, 2019
March 1. 2019 May 1, 2019

Tuition

While in the MBA program all classes will be charged by the Robert H. Smith School tuition rates per credit hour. For more information on MBA tuition and fees please click here.