The joint MD/MBA degree program in Medicine and Management at Yale University develops physician managers capable of pursuing careers that balance clinical care with managing change in a tumultuous healthcare environment. The Yale School of Medicine brings its innovative curriculum, emphasizing individual responsibility in a team atmosphere; the Yale School of Management brings strengths in management across the private, public, and nonprofit sectors.
This joint degree combines the four-year Medical Doctor degree with the Master of Business Administration. The joint degree program requires five years of study, with the simultaneous award of the Doctor of Medicine and the Master of Business Administration at the conclusion of the five-year period. A joint degree student will pay tuition to the School of Medicine for three and one-half years and to the School of Management for one full academic year plus an additional semester. While enrolling in courses and paying tuition in one school in any given semester, students must provide the registrar of the other school with a photocopy of their course registration form and to advise both registrars of any course changes.
About Yale School of Medicine
The Yale University School of Medicine is known throughout the world as one of the leading centers for biomedical research, education, and advanced healthcare. Founded in 1810, the School of Medicine has grown to include every modern medical discipline. Its faculty includes some of the world’s most respected scholars in medicine, public health, and biomedical science.
A leader in research, Yale consistently ranks among the handful of leading recipients of research funding from the National Institutes of Health and other organizations supporting the biomedical sciences. The school’s unique curriculum, known as the Yale System, promotes teaching in a small seminar, conference, and tutorial settings and requires student self-evaluation, independent thinking, and investigation.
About Yale School of Management
The mission of the Yale School of Management is to educate leaders for business and society. We pride ourselves on preparing men and women to combine rigorous business skills with a broader appreciation for the economic, social, and political factors that shape the global environment. We want to produce leaders who make a difference to their organizations and to their communities. The hallmark of our school is the learning experience we provide.