Joint Degree Programs
UND School of Law offers three joint degree programs, two with the Nistler College of Business & Public Administration and one with the School of Medicine & Health Sciences.
Through the joint degree programs with the Nistler College of Business & Public Administration, students earn either a Master of Public Administration or the Master of Business Administration alongside their J.D.
The JD MPA. Joint Degree Program at UND, accredited by NASPAA, prepares students to enter into or advance in government, nonprofit, or business careers in order to contribute to the advancement and well-being of society.
UND's JD MBA Joint Degree Program, accredited by AACSB, emphasizes the development of mid-to upper-level managers, with a focus on knowledge of advanced business functions, decision-making skills and understanding of internal and external factors affecting management of organizations.
UND is also proud to offer a Public Health JD/MPH Program. This specialized accelerated track allows you to save time by completing both your Juris Doctor degree as well as a Masters of Public Health
Each joint degree program allows students to complete both degrees in eight semesters. Admission to both UND School of Law and UND School of Graduate Studies is required for students pursuing joint degrees.