The Executive MBA program draws a
variety of healthcare professionals.


As a healthcare professional, you might be thinking “Why do I need an MBA?” The healthcare industry is changing rapidly and the Vanderbilt Executive MBA program provides you with the skills you need to lead and innovate. About one-fourth of our combined Executive MBA class each year is comprised of healthcare professionals, including:

  • Physicians, clinicians and nurses Administrators
  • Administrators and executives at healthcare corporations
  • Professionals in the medical device and biotech fields
  • Professionals in healthcare IT
  • Professionals in health insurance

If you want to move beyond the practice of medicine to the business of setting strategy and leading and motivating others in an organization, this program is right for you. In the Executive MBA program, you will not only gain the management fundamentals, finance and executive leadership skills you need to be a strong leader and manager, but you will also learn to work with an interdisciplinary team through the C-Team experience that simulates working with multiple departments and leaders across an organization. Learn more below about the healthcare professionals who have participated in the program and what they have to say about the value of their Executive MBA.