The JU MPP-MBA dual degree program is a 3 year program with year one in either the JU MPP program or JU MBA program. In year one, students will take first year MPP courses or first year MBA courses. In year two, courses will be taken in the other program. Year 3 will have mixed policy and business courses. If pursued separately, the two degrees would take 4 years. The dual degree program coursework consists of 67 total credit hours. The MPP program consists of 39 credit hours, including an internship (2 credit JU MPP internship requirement can be met through an MPP internship, qualifying clerkship, or qualifying work or professional experience; it must be completed prior to the third year) and a Capstone Policy Project. The MPP program will recognize 9 transfer credits from the MBA program, for a total of 48 MPP credits. The MBA program consists of 28 credit hours. There is no internship or thesis requirement in the MBA program. The MBA program will recognize 7 transfer credits from the MPP program, for a total of 35 MBA credits.