JD/MBA Admissions Information

Admission Requirements for the Dual Degree JD/MBA:

Admission to this program requires acceptance to both the Valparaiso University School of Law and the MBA program. These decisions are made independently by the School of Law and the MBA Program and admission into one program does not guarantee admission into the other. In addition, students with an undergraduate major or minor in business, an acceptable LSAT score, and an acceptable G.P.A. may qualify for a /GMAT waiver/. Please contact our office at (219) 465-7952, or mba@valpo.edu , for more information about your possibility of a GMAT waiver.

  • Completed School of Law application (please visit www.valpo.edu/law for more information); not required if you are already admitted to Law School.
  • Cover Letter and Resume. A one-page personal statement that states how a JD/MBA will benefit your career and current resume. These can be emailed directly to our office at mba@valpo.edu.
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate institutions attended.  If these are on file with the Law School, please ask that the Registrar send your file to the MBA Office.
  • LSAT of 147 or higher or Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) or GRE.
  • $20 application fee