The combined program with law positions students to be successful in roles such as practicing law within a corporation, running a private practice or being a business advisor on the legal and regulatory environment.
JD/MBA students typically complete their first year of studies in the law department, the second year in Haskayne and the third and fourth year combining their studies.
To complete the JD/MBA degree students must complete 15 MBA courses (out of 20), including the 14 required core courses:
- Advanced Leadership
- Business Technology Management
- Entrepreneurial Thinking
- Global Environment of Business
- Introductory Financial Accounting
- Management Accounting
- Managerial Decision Modelling
- Managerial Economics
- Managerial Finance
- Marketing Management
- Operations Management
- Organizational Behaviour
- Strategic Business Analysis
- Strategic Management 1
If a student has an undergraduate business degree they may be eligible for core course exemptions; they will be required to complete additional electives.
For more information on the curriculum and experiential opportunities see the Daytime MBA page.
JD/MBA students are typically admitted into the Juris Doctor program and apply to the MBA program during the first year of studies; a separate application must be submitted for each program.
The application requirements for combined MBA degrees are the same as for the regular Daytime/Evening MBA. Applicants from the Juris Doctor program may be eligible for a GMAT waiver if they have a score of 158 or higher on the LSAT.
Further information on application criteria and components, how to apply and application deadlines for the MBA Program can be found here.
Please also review the deadlines for the Faculty of Law.