School of Law and Palumbo-Donahue School of Business


The dual Master of Business Administration (MBA) at the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business and Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) at the School of Pharmacy, allows qualified students enrolled in the MBA program to pursue studies in both fields during a five-year enrollment period. Upon completion of the dual program, students will have earned the MBA degree and the PharmD degree.

You can choose to begin your study in either the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business or in the School of Pharmacy.

• The first year of study in the School of Law is taken solely in the School of Law.

• The remainder of the programs may be taken jointly in both schools.

• Candidates must begin their study in the School of Law prior to substantially completing the requirements for the master's degree.

Credit Requirements

Specific course requirements and limitations may be obtained from either Admissions Office.

• 15 credit hours of course work permitted per semester

• 3 credit hours may be permitted for a Law School clinical course

• Students are required to provide the Law School Registrar with a copy of their MBA elective course schedule


Candidates for this program must apply directly to the School of Law and to the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business. Both Admissions Offices will review the applications submitted to the School of Law after a candidate has been admitted to the Law School. Candidates must check the "JD-MBA" box on the admissions application LSAT for consideration.

School of Law application Instructions are available on J.D. application process page.