MBA/Juris Doctor (MBA/JD)

Program information

The University of Kansas MBA/JD is a joint degree program between the KU Schools of Business and Law. The program brings together two existing degree programs and offers each in a joint capacity for a four-year program. This program is designed to offer students an opportunity to train in the convergent fields of law and business.

The dual MBA/JD program takes four years to complete: three years of law school curriculum and one year of MBA curriculum. Students will take a break from their law curriculum and join an MBA cohort for one full year.

 Admission requirements 

  • Apply
  • Current resume or CV 
  • Personal statement 
  • Provide official transcripts 
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Copy of LSAT or GRE scores

Note: GMAT scores are waived for dual MBA/JD students.


Dual MBA/JD students are considered for MBA scholarships upon review of a complete application that includes a GMAT score. 

To learn more, contact Jinae Krieshok at 785-864-6738 or


Semester 1: Fall

BSAN 810 Statistics and Decision Tools

BE 810 Managerial Econ

ACCT 810 Accounting

SCM 820 Supply Chain Management

MKTG 810 Marketing Management

BUS 810 Small Business Projects

BUS 801 Professional Skills

Semester 2: Spring

MGMT 810 Managing People

IBUS 820 International Business

BSAN 820 Business Analytics

FIN 810 Financial Management

BUS 810 Small Business Project

BUS 801 Professional Skills Development