Joint JD/MBA Program

Lewis & Clark Law School + Portland State University

Designed for current students or applicants of the Lewis & Clark Law School JD program, the Joint JD/MBA Program at Portland State University provides students with an accelerated path toward two top-ranked degrees.

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Contact Us:

Portland State MBA
Tichelle Sorensen, MBA Academic Director
503-725-9936 |


Lewis & Clark College Law School
Steve Goebel, Assistant Dean, Business Law Programs
Executive Director, Small Business Legal Clinic
503-768-6677 |

Multiply Your Career Options

With a JD/MBA, you open doors to careers at the many intersections of business and law. Set yourself up to excel in corporate law, private practice, or at your own company, firm, or nonprofit.

Gain a Competitive Edge

Fuse business expertise with a deep understanding of legal frameworks and practice for an advantage in evaluating risk, in structuring investments, mergers, and acquisitions, in negotiations and in litigation.

Save Time and Money

The joint program enables you to complete your JD and MBA in four years instead of five, which means you are adding an MBA in just one year. You’ll save over $25,000 compared to two separate degrees.

Build an Impact-Focused Network

Immerse yourself in forward-thinking education at two schools that both carry the commitment to sustainability and social impact in their DNA. You’ll connect with a wide network of peers, mentors, and employers who share your values and ambitions.

Where the Portland State MBA Ranks

  • Top 15 Affordable Conscious MBA, Conscious Company Magazine
  • Top 20 Most Innovative University, U.S. News & World Report
  • No. 73 Part-Time MBA in the nation; highest ranked MBA for professionals in Oregon, U.S. News & World Report
  • AACSB Accredited
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Portland State MBA Estimated Tuition and Fees

Resident: $29,403 | Non-resident: $35,325

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