Dual degree programs facilitate the acquisition of two degrees in an accelerated manner. The San Diego MBA offers two types of dual degree programs: Intra-University Dual Degrees and International Dual Degrees.
Intra-University Dual Degrees
USD dual degrees allow students to receive educational preparation for professional practice in two distinct areas. Students may earn an MBA or IMBA along with the following:
- Juris Doctor (JD/MBA)
- Master's in Real Estate (MBA/MSRE)
- Master's in Finance
- Certificate in Nonprofit Management
International Dual Degrees
International dual degrees are possible because each institution accepts course work from the other to meet degree requirements. International dual degree programs afford student the opportunity to spend one year at USD and one year in either Mexico or Germany and receive an MBA from USD along with the following:
MBA, MS in Finance or MS in Marketing from Tecnológico de Monterrey (Tec) in Mexico
EGADE Business School of the Tecnológico de Monterrey with locations in Mexico City (Santa Fe, Ciudad de México) and in Monterrey is the leading graduate business school in Mexico and Latin America, recognized for its success in developing innovative and entrepreneurial business leaders.
MBA from WHU, Otto Beisheim School of Management in Germany
The WHU, Otto Beisheim Graduate School of Management, is a private institution, enjoying the status of a state- and EQUIS-accredited business school of university ranking. It is located in Vallendar, near Koblenz where the beautiful Rhine and Mosel river valleys meet (UNESCO World Heritage). Founded in 1984 through private initiative, the WHU is today ranked among best business schools in Germany. (Financial Times, Der Spiegel)