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JD/MBA


Degree Requirements

MBA Program Outline 
Required Core6
Menu Core15-21
Electives24-30
Total51
  
JD Program Outline  
Required Law Courses40
Professional Responsibility2
Elective Courses29
Total71


Program Sequence

 Fall Spring
First YearLaw Required Courses (15.5)Law Required Courses & Elective(s) (14.5)
Second YearLaw Required Courses & Electives (15)Law Required Courses & Electives (15)
Third YearStern Required & Menu Core (15)Stern Menu Core & Electives (15)
Fourth YearStern & Law* Electives (16)Stern & Law* Electives (16)

Total credits required to complete both degrees = 122

JD/MBA Sample Schedule – 122 total credits

 

First Year (Law)

Modules
Courses
Credits

Fall-REGISTER @ LAW
August – December
(15.5 credits)

LAW-LW 11672 Contracts
LAW-LW 11650 Procedure
LAW-LW 10687 Lawyering (full year course)
LAW-LW 11275 Torts

4
5
2.5
4

Spring-REGISTER @ LAW
January – May
(14.5 credits)

LAW-LW 10925 Legislation and the Regulatory State
LAW-LW 11147 Criminal Law
LAW-LW 10687 Lawyering (full year course)
1L Elective

4
4
2.5
4


Summer
May – August

Legal Internship

 

 

Second Year (Law)

Modules
Courses
Credits

 
Fall-REGISTER @ LAW
August – December
(15 credits)

Substantial Writing
LAW-LW 11702 Constitutional Law (if not taken as a 1L)
2L Electives

2-3
4-5
6-7


Spring-REGISTER @ LAW
January – May
(15 credits)

LAW-LW 11783 Property (if not taken as a 1L)
LAW-LW xxxx Professional Responsibility
2L Electives

4
2
6-9


Summer
May – August

Legal Internship

 

 

Third Year (Stern)

Modules

Courses

Credits


Fall-REGISTER @ Stern
September – December
(15 credits)

Business Writing Proficiency (summer)
Launch
Management Communication Forum
 COR1-GB.1305 Statistics & Data Analysis
COR1-GB.1306 Financial Accounting & Reporting
Menu Core courses**:
COR1-GB.2301 Strategy
COR1-GB.1303 Firms & Markets
COR1-GB.2311 Foundations of Finance

0
0
0
3
3

3
3
3


Spring-REGISTER @ Stern
February – May
(15 credits)

Menu core courses**:
COR1-GB.2310 Marketing
COR1-GB.2314 Operations Management (formerly Competitive Advantage from Operations)
COR1-GB.2303 The Global Economy
COR1-GB.1302 Leadership in Organizations
MBA1 Elective


3
3
3
3
3

 

(We recommend that you take all of the Core. Please carefully review the Full-Time Curriculum to determine your final schedule.)


Summer
May – June

Business Internship

 

Fourth Year (Law/Stern)

Modules

Courses

Credits


Fall-REGISTER @ STERN
September – December
(15-18 credits, prior approval
necessary for a schedule above
15 credits)

MBA2 Electives
L4 Electives

13.5
3


Spring-REGISTER @ LAW
February – May
(15-16 credits, prior approval
necessary for a schedule above
15 credits)

MBA2 Electives
L4 Electives

7.5
8


Note: Upon successful completion of the first two years of Law School, JD/MBA students are deemed to have satisfied Stern's Business Writing Requirement.

 

 
 **MENU CORE BREAKDOWN: Students are required to take at least five of seven Menu Core courses
(we recommend taking all seven Menu Core courses)

In Fall students take
(15 total credits)

 COR1-GB.1305 Statistics & Data Analysis
COR1-GB.1306 Financial Accounting & Reporting

Choose THREE of the following five menu core courses:

COR1-GB.2301 Strategy (Fall only)
COR1-GB.1303 Firms & Markets (Fall only)
COR1-GB.2311 Foundations of Finance
COR1-GB.2310 Marketing
COR1-GB.2314 Operations Management (formerly Competitive Advantage from Operations)

3
3



3
3
3
3

3


In Spring students take
(15 total credits)

Choose at least TWO of the remaining five menu core courses:

COR1-GB.2311 Foundations of Finance
COR1-GB.2310 Marketing
COR1-GB.2314 Operations Management (formerly Competitive Advantage from Operations)
COR1-GB.2303 The Global Economy (Spring only)
COR1-GB.1302 Leadership in Organizations (Spring only)
MBA1 Elective(s)




3
3

3
3
3
3-9