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JD/MBA

Degree Requirements

MBA Program Outline

Required Core 6
Menu Core 15-21
Electives 24-30
Total 51

JD Program Outline

Required Law Courses 40
Professional Responsibility 2
Elective Courses 29
Total 71

Sample Program Sequence - Summary

  Fall Spring
First Year Law Required Courses (15.5) Law Required Courses and Electives (14.5)
Second Year Law Required Courses and Electives (15) Law Required Courses and Electives (15)
Third Year Stern Required and Menu Core (15) Stern Menu Core and Electives (15)
Fourth Year Stern and Law Electives (15-18) Stern and Law Electives (15-16)

Total credits required to complete both degrees = 122

Sample Program Sequence - Details

First Year (Law)

Modules Courses Credits
Fall: Register at 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 at 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 at 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 at 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 at Stern
September – December
(15 credits)
Business Writing Proficiency (summer)
Launch
Team Communication
COR1-GB.1305 Statistics and Data Analysis
COR1-GB.1306 Financial Accounting and Reporting
Menu Core courses:
COR1-GB.2301 Strategy
COR1-GB.1303 Firms and Markets
COR1-GB.2311 Foundations of Finance
0
0
0
3
3

3
3
3
Spring: Register at Stern 
February – May
(15 credits)
Menu core courses:
COR1-GB.2310 Marketing
COR1-GB.2314 Operations Management
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 at Stern
September – December
(15-18 credits)
Prior approval necessary for a schedule above 15 credits

MBA2 Electives
L4 Electives

13.5
3

Spring: Register at 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.