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Program Overview

Do you want to enhance your legal career with a deep knowledge of business? As a JD/MBA, you’ll learn how business plays an integral role in legal proceedings and other transactions. At Freeman, you’ll enrich your education and further your career. 

Not only will this joint degree differentiate you from other legal professionals and help propel you into leadership positions, it will also give you the flexibility to transition seamlessly to other sectors, including finance and consulting. The leadership, management, business development and negotiation skills you’ll cultivate will give you a distinct advantage throughout your professional life.

Program Highlights

Earn two degrees on your schedule.
You can complete your JD and MBA in just three years, or spread your coursework over four years. If you want to take a year off during or after law school, you can complete an MBA in three semesters.

Get real-world experience.
Go beyond tests and textbooks. Our hands-on curriculum will give you the business skills that will enhance your career in law.

Learn from industry experts.
Our courses are delivered by business experts, giving you access to influential thought leaders and accomplished researchers.

Form collaborative partnerships.
You’ll form meaningful relationships with researchers who break down the boundaries between business and law.

Make a global impact.
You’ll interact with a diverse cohort of students and gain a global business perspective, preparing you to tackle complex challenges in the legal field.

Build a robust network.
While pursuing your MBA, you’ll interact with potential business partners, clients and connections to job opportunities. You’ll engage directly with entrepreneurs, CEOs and other professionals.

Be part of a tight-knit community.
Small classes mean your professors become mentors and your classmates become life-long friends. You’ll have professional connections who will support you throughout your career.

We are seeking you –Aspiring leaders and motivated innovators

We are seeking you –
Aspiring leaders and motivated innovators

The JD/MBA double degree program offers a 3-year and a 4-year option. Students wishing to take a year off during or after law school can complete an MBA in three semesters.

Action Learning

As a Freeman JD/MBA student, you’ll develop a holistic understanding of business decision making and the knowledge capital needed to be a proactive, effective business leader throughout your career. Plus, you’ll enjoy learning experiences that you'll only find at Freeman.

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Executive Leadership

Put yourself in the trenches by taking our Executive Leadership course. You’ll tackle a set of leadership challenges and explore leadership from the point of view of a senior business executive.

Global Leadership Module

Students in the full-time MBA, the 4-year JD/MBA and 5-year MD/MBA programs get an overview of the world economy and the patterns of global interaction among countries through Freeman's immersive travel experiences. Explore business practices in Latin America, Asia, and the European Union.

The Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation surveyed more than 200 local startup-stage companies for the 60-page report, which is the first comprehensive overview of the region’s startup activity.

Explore Entrepreneurship

Utilize your knowledge in law and business and discover the path to founding your own business through the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Pitch your idea at the Tulane Business Model Competition.

Applying to business school is easy, and we’re here to guide you every step of the way. Get all the details on pursuing your JD/MBA double degree.

Real-World Outcomes

Freeman’s JD/MBA program will advance your career opportunities, whether you join a law firm or start your own business. Our graduates go on to work in public interest, private practice, investment and accounting firms, corporate law, government, finance and consulting.

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