Joint Degree Programs

University of Maine School of Law
University of Southern Maine School of Business

The University of Maine School of Law offers a joint degree program combining the Juris Doctor (J.D.) and the Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree with the University of Southern Maine's School of Business, which is accredited by AACSB International.

  • Students complete two degrees in four years instead of five years.
  • The MBA program partners with the business community and emphasizes the skills needed to inform and guide organizational change. Students develop cross-functional business solutions to "real-world" problems and cultivate a broad critical perspective, interpersonal skills, and the analytical tools of management.
  • Both the J.D. and the MBA programs emphasize an appreciation of the international and ethical contexts of professional practice.

How to Apply

Separate admission to the programs is required. Applicants will need to take the LSAT for admission to the University of Maine School of Law and the GMAT for admission to USM’s School of Business. For additional MBA program information, please contact the School of Business at 207.780.4184 or mba@usm.maine.edu.

For additional J.D. program information, please contact the Admissions Office of the University of Maine School of Law at 207.780.4341 or lawadmissions@maine.edu.